Tagalog Resources Master List
Online Grammar & Language Programs
Tagalog.com Grammar Basics
Basic beginner lessons with drills and audio.
Online community with a Tagalog grammar book and program.
GLOSS - Defence Language Institute Resources
Includes a number of lessons for a variety of Tagalog skill levels, including quizzes and audio.
KWF Manwal Sa Masinop Na Pagsulat
A formal writing guide, written in Tagalog, from the Komisyon sa Wikang Filipino.
Tagalog Language Packet (Peace Corps)
Fairly old, but a lot of good info. 367 page PDF document.
Books: Grammar & Language
Tagalog For Beginners by Ramos (Online Version)
Free PDF version of the book available online from University of Hawaii Press.
A Tagalog Reference Grammar (Online Version)
Long considered the "Bible" of Tagalog grammar. Dense and exhaustive. Currently out of print.
One of the few online Tagalog dictionaries with stress accent marks. Also: 32,000+ audio clips and 19,000+ built-in example sentences. We strongly believe this is the best Tagalog dictionary on the web.
Tagalog-English Dictionary by Leo James English
Large and comprehensive (1,600 pages) Tagalog dictionary. One of the most well respected Tagalog-English dictionaries avaliable.
Book: Tagalog Conjugations by Lowe & Mercer
Small book covering affixes. Half the book is on verb affixes.
Book: Handbook of Tagalog Verbs by Ramos & Bautista
Older verbs dictionary listed by root and the major possible associated affixes for each root.
Import your Tagalog texts for easier reading. Links every word to the Tagalog.com dictionary and audio system.
Wattpad Tagalog Stories
Amateur short stories written in Tagalog. A lot of love stories and YA fiction. Also some crime, horror/scary, and poetry.
Tagalog subreddit. A good way to catch up on local Philippines news and practice casual and slang Tagalog word usage.
Paid app with a very large selection of kids books of varying difficulty.
Tagalog.com Example Sentences
Database of 19,000+ Tagalog example sentences.
Tabi Po - Comic by Mervin Malonzo (Mature)
Free comic/graphic novel in Tagalog by Mervin Malonzo. Follows the story of Aswangs, flesh-eating and shapeshifting individuals during the time of the Spanish colonization in the Philippines. Mature content.
Tagalog.com Listening Practice Videos
Hundreds of videos and over 100 hours of video/audio with transcripts for Tagalog listening practice. Every word is attached to the dictionary for easy word look-up.
Tagalog.com Filipino Music
Over 100 Filipino songs with lyrics included, attached to the dictionary for easy word look-up.
100 six-minute natural conversations between two native Filipino speakers.
Mix of English, Tagalog, and Taglish, depending on the episode. Their website is out of date, but if you subscribe using your favorite podcast player you'll see the episodes are current.
Australian based news program in Tagalog. Listen online or search for SBS Filipino in your favorite podcast player.
Scary / Horror stories in Tagalog. The narration is fairly slow making it easier for intermediate learners.
TFC (The Filipino Channel)
TFC is available in many countries outside of the Philippines for about $13/mo USD and includes a large selection of Tagalog-language movies.
Learning Language With Netflix (LLN) Plugin
Chrome browser plugin for following movies subtitles in Tagalog and English. Great for immersion!
Free full movies on Youtube from Regal Cinema
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