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

Definition for the Tagalog word turuan:

turuan  Play audio #9242
[verb] to teach someone; to educate someone; to enlighten someone; to train someone

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Verb conjugations of turuan:

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Root: turoConjugation Type: -An
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Contemplated (Future):
turuan  Play audio #9242
Completed (Past):
tinuruan  Play audio #19828
Uncompleted (Present):
tinúturuan  Play audio #19830
Contemplated (Future):
túturuan  Play audio #19829
Verb family:
magtu  |  
itu  |  
maturuan  |  
maitu  |  
makapagtu  |  
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Example Sentences Available Icon Turuan Example Sentences in Tagalog: (10)
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Tinúturuan ko ang grupo ng mga matandâ para makabasa silá.
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I am teaching a group of adults for them to be able to read.
Turuan mo akóng magsayáw ng tango.
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Teach me how to dance the tango.
Gustó mong turuan kitáng mag-gitara?
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Would you like me to teach you how to play the guitar?
Tinuruan ba kayó ng Spanish sa high school?
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Were you taught Spanish in high school?
Kailán mo akó túturuan ng karate?
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When will you teach me karate?
Túturuan kitáng bumasa.
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I will teach you how to read.
Tinuruan ko si John maglu ng spaghetti.
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I taught John how to cook spaghetti.
Makíkiníg ka kapág tinúturuan kitá.
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You should pay attention when I'm teaching you.
Mamayâ na kitá túturuan kasí may ginagawâ pa akó.
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I will teach you later because I'm still doing something.
Dapat turuan ang mga batang magíng magalang.
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Children should be taught to be respectful.

User-submitted Example Sentences (3):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Tinuturuan ako magluto ng aking tatay.
Tatoeba Sentence #4490031 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
My dad is teaching me how to cook.

Tinuturuan ako ni Tom ng wikang Pranses.
Tatoeba Sentence #2929827 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Tom teaches me French.

Turuan mo ako ng kaunting kanji, pakiusap.
Tatoeba Sentence #3264131 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
Teach me some kanji, please.

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How to pronounce turuan:

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