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Kunwari vs Kumbaga

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Author Photo by: Dakila
Jul 16 2021, 4:53pm CST ~ 2 weeks, 1 day ago. 
Kunwari vs Kumbaga
 
I always get these two words mixed up. Could someone share some usage examples and any mnemonic tricks? Salamat.
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Author Photo akosikoneho Badge: SupporterBadge: Serious SupporterBadge: VIP SupporterOfficial Tagalog.com Teacher Teacher
Jul 17 2021, 12:37pm CST ~ 1 week, 7 days ago. 
Hm. My 2c. Kunwari is used more like the word "pretend", either literally, or in the sense of making hypotheticals. Kumbaga is more for making simile statements. I'll leave usage examples up to the natives.
 
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Author Photo Bituingmaykinang
Jul 18 2021, 2:44pm CST ~ 1 week, 6 days ago. 
Kunwari is "pretend" (as in pretend that you live in Mars), kungbaga/kumbaga is "in other words..." Or "in another example..."
 
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