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Speaking Cebuano

how to speak Cebuano? a little disclaimer.

Hi, my name is Chris and i've been living in Cebu for God knows how long. I'm not claiming to be a professor or a teacher of Cebuano, and i'm not saying that i'm an expert either. Cebuano, as most will know is a dialect in the Philippines, and unlike Tagalog/Filipino, there is no formal training or education of the language. Usually, the dialect is taken up at birth and learned from then on. I know there will be a lot of issues that will spring up especially on grammar and spelling, however I am very much willing to change whatever mistake I've made. Anyways, to those who want to learn the language/dialect don't hesitate to comment the articles or message me here at guidetocebu@yahoo.com Have fun learning the language! 

Update 2011: I've been busy with other things lately, and especially my new website (Your Top 10 Everything) however, i'll promise to update more and make it more "reader-friendly". I've noticed there's a few people interested in learning the language, and its pretty hard to make lessons if no one reads them. So i hope if you do get some learnings from my lessons, comment down below or like my facebook page! :)

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Monday, 06 August 2012 11:32

Cebu Buildings and Skyscrapers

Written by Chris

Theres so much going on for Cebu right now. Its amazing that around 5-10 years ago, one could barely see buildings, not to mention anything

Tuesday, 08 November 2011 11:30

Cebu's Osmena Boulevard Beautification Project Update

Written by Chris

Last June 11, we covered about the Beautification Project undergone by the private sector and the Cebu City government on Osmena Boulevard, Fuente Osmena, and other parts of the City leading all the way to downtown Cebu.

Monday, 19 September 2011 10:44

Valley Front Hotel

Written by Chris

At 245 pesos for 3 hours, I don't know if this Hotel still counts as a hotel in the "Philippine society hospitality classification list" anymore.  As many would notice, most hotels that start to offer short time service sacrifice their "status" as hotels to be known as motels. Regardless of how they name their establishment, as a hotel or as an inn, it doesn't matter anymore. 

Sunday, 18 September 2011 21:30

Krispy Kreme in Cebu this October

Written by Chris

Great news everyone, just found out that Kripy Kreme will now finally open on October 22, 2011. This will be the first Kripy Kreme Branch outside Manila 

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Krispy Kreme in Cebu this October

Krispy Kreme in Cebu this October

Great news everyone, just found out that Kripy Kreme will now finally open on October 22, 2011. This will be the first Kripy Kreme Branch outside Mani...

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Forever 21 Will Open November 2011 in Cebu

Forever 21 Will Open November 2011 in Cebu

8/17/2011 I noticed that Forever 21 will not only occpuy the huge block on the second floor (refer to previous article for reference) but also o...

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Video of Trans Asia M/V Asia Malaysia Sinking

Video of Trans Asia M/V Asia Malaysia Sinking

I am amazed how the world has gotten so small with information literally right at our fingertips. I think by now most people would have heard&nbs...

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Forever 21 Coming to Cebu

Forever 21 Coming to Cebu

Shopaholics and Fashionistas in Cebu will be delighted to hear that Forever 21, the trendy fashion store from the US is coming here to Cebu!

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Welcome to the Awesomely New and Sexy Guide To Cebu

Welcome to the Awesomely New and Sexy Guide To Cebu

Hello Faithful Readers around the World, (or lack thereof) Welcome to the Awesomely New and Sexy Guide To Cebu! After one year in the Internet World,...

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The Amazing Show Cebu: Transgender Show

The Amazing Show Cebu: Transgender Show

Yes the girls you see in that photo above are probably gay. So just last night i was talking to my korean friend, and she was telling me how she went ...

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Transport System

Transport System

Transport System Jeepney-   The infamous jeepney of the Philippines, truly a one of a kind transport system. These are actually jeeps u...

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Speaking Cebuano 4 (Future Tense)

Speaking Cebuano 4 (Future Tense)

Speaking Cebuano 4 Future Tense In this Guide to Cebu Lesson, we tackle on how to convert verbs to future tense. In Cebuano, verbs are usually attach...

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Resorts Mactan

Resorts Mactan

Resorts in Mactan What started it all for Cebu, the resorts in Mactan are the most popular with the likes of Shangri-la, Hilton, Imperial Palace, and...

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Queensland V Rama Motel Cebu

Queensland V Rama Motel Cebu

The newest addition to the Queensland Motel Empire in Cebu, Queensland V Rama offers couples a new alternative to the whole motel experience with ...

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Speaking Cebuano 2nd (Verb-Subject)

Speaking Cebuano 2nd (Verb-Subject)

Speaking Cebuano 2nd Lesson (Verb-Subject Agreement) In this lesson we will tackle what the sentence structure of Cebuano is. As you know Cebuan...

Be the first to comment! 29 Jul 2010 Hits:6626 Speaking Cebuano

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Downtown Cebu

Downtown Cebu

It's nice to be here amidst the flurry of activities of people of all walks of life. Everyone is busy and hurrying around as each one tries to accompl...

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Speaking Cebuano 7 (Have/Don't Have)

Speaking Cebuano 7 (Have/Don't Have)

In this lesson, you can learn how to say you have something or something exists in Cebuano/ Bisaya/Visayan. In English we usually say "I have" or "The...

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Speaking Cebuano 6 (Past Tense)

Speaking Cebuano 6 (Past Tense)

Speaking Cebuano 6 Past Tense In this Guide to Cebu Lesson, we tackle on how to convert verbs to past tense. In Cebuano, there are a lot of ways to e...

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Ling-am Massage

Ling-am Massage

Ling-am Massage One of the biggest debates in Cebu this year, Lingam massages as according to this website  "is loosely translated as "Wand of ...

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Language

Language

Cebuano  The Official Language for the Philippines is Pilipino or Filipino. Majority of the words though comes from the Tagalog dialect, which i...

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Speaking Cebuano 8 This, That, That (Ove…

Speaking Cebuano 8 This, That, That (Over there)

In this lesson, you can learn how to say “this” “that” and “that(over there)” in Cebuano.  These are really important words to know if you're lea...

Be the first to comment! 11 Jul 2011 Hits:5113 Speaking Cebuano

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