Filipino / Tagalog language translation for the meaning of the word magsulat in the Tagalog Dictionary.

Definition for the Tagalog word magsulat:

magsulát  Play audio #23071
[verb] to write; to write a lot; to compose

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Verb conjugations of magsulat:

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Root: sulatConjugation Type: Mag-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
magsulát  Play audio #23071
Completed (Past):
nagsulát  Play audio #23072
Uncompleted (Present):
nagsúsulát  Play audio #23073
Contemplated (Future):
magsúsulát  Play audio #23074
Verb family:
sulatin  |  
isulat  |  
sumulat  |  
sulatan  |  
masulat  |  
Usage Note Icon Usage Notes:
"Magsulat" and "Sumulat" verbs are both commonly used Actor focus verbs meaning "to write," and are often used interchangeably. However, "magsulat" is closer to the meaning of the act of physically writing a letter, and "sumulat" is closer to the meaning of sending a letter out.

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Example Sentences Available Icon Magsulat Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Nagsúsulát siyá para sa isáng kilaláng páhayagán.
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She writes for a well-known newspaper.
Tinatrý kong magsulát ng love letter.
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I'm trying to write a love letter.
Nagsúsulát tayo para maitalâ ang nakikita at naririníg natin.
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We take notes to capture what we see and hear.
Nagsúsulát si John sa malakíng lamesa.
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John is writing at a large table.
Mahilig ka bang magsulát?
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Are you fond of writing?
Nagsulát ang ba gamit ang lapis.
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The child wrote using a pencil.

User-submitted Example Sentences (8):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Saan kayo nagsusulat?
Tatoeba Sentence #1459012 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Where do you write?

Magsimula kang magsulat.
Tatoeba Sentence #5214485 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Start writing.

Nagsulat ako ng kanta para sa iyo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1838899 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I wrote a song for you.

Nagsusulat sya sa kanya linggo linggo.
Tatoeba Sentence #1020813 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She writes to him every week.

Nagsulat siya ng libro tungkol sa ibon.
Tatoeba Sentence #1982224 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
She wrote a book about the bird.

Sinubukan kong magsulat gamit ang kaliwang kamay.
Tatoeba Sentence #2940927 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I tried to write with my left hand.

Ang manunula'y nagsusulat ng tula mula nitong umaga.
Tatoeba Sentence #1731348 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
The poet has been writing poems since this morning.

Isang babae ay nagsulat ng 30 aklat tungkol sa kung paano maging masaya, at pagkatapos nagpakamatay.
Tatoeba Sentence #3033415 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
A woman wrote 30 books about how to become happy, and then committed suicide.

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How to pronounce magsulat:

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Related Filipino Words:
sulatsulatinsumulatisulatpagsulatsulatanpanulatisulat sa tubignakasulatpagsusulát
Related English Words:
write a lotwritecomposewriteswrittingwrotecomposescomposedcomposing
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