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

Definition for the Tagalog word makausap:

makausap  Play audio #23292
[verb]  to be able to talk to someone

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Verb conjugations of makausap:

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Root: usapConjugation Type: Ma-
Completed (Past):
Uncompleted (Present):
Contemplated (Future):
makausap  Play audio #23292
Completed (Past):
nakausap  Play audio #23290
Uncompleted (Present):
nakákausap  Play audio #23291
Contemplated (Future):
makákausap  Play audio #23293
Verb family:
kausapin  |  
pag-usapan  |  
mag-usap  |  
makipag-usap  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Makausap Example Sentences in Tagalog: (10)
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Nakausap ko si Mary kanina.
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I was able to talk to Mary earlier.
Sinisikap mo bang makausap ang mga taong may ibáng la?
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Do you take the initiative to reach out to people of different backgrounds?
Magstáy ka dahil kailangan kitáng makausap.
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You stay because I need to talk to you.
Puwede ba kitáng makausap?
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Can I talk to you?
Sino ang nakausap mo sa embassy?
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Whom were you able to talk to at the embassy?
Sino ang nakakausap mo sa kanilá?
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Whom among them are you able to talk to?
Maghanáp ka na lang ng ibáng makákausap.
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Just find someone else to talk to.
Sinadyâ kong pumuntá dito para makausap ka.
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I purposely came here to talk to you.
Si James ay nakausap ni Anna minsan.
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Anna was able to talk with James once.
Masyadong abalá si Emma, hindî mo siyá makakausap.
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Emma is very busy, you won't be able to talk to her.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Dapat makausap kita.
Tatoeba Sentence #8278044 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I must talk with you.

Maari ba kitang makausap?
Tatoeba Sentence #4491786 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
May I talk to you?

Maaari ko bang makausap si Tom?
Tatoeba Sentence #5296212 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Can I speak to Tom, please?

Kapag may kaunting panahon ka pa, gusto sana kitang makausap tungkol sa ilang mga problema.
Tatoeba Sentence #2787977 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
If you have a minute, I'd like to talk to you about some problems.

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Alternate spelling(s):
makauusap, nakauusap
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How to pronounce makausap:

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Related English Words:
able to talktalktalkstalkedtalking
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