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

Definition for the Tagalog word magtaka:

magtaká  Play audio #8417Save to Flash Cards
[verb]  to be surprised; to wonder

Verb conjugations of magtaka:

Focus:  Actor Focus Icon Actor   Root: takaConjugation Type: Mag-
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Contemplated (Future):
magtaká  Play audio #8417
nagtaká  Play audio #19288
nagtátaká  Play audio #19289
magtátaká  Play audio #19290
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This string is used more frequently in casual content than formal content.?

Example Sentences Available Icon Magtaka Example Sentences in Tagalog: (6)
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Baka magtaká ang nanay mo.
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Your mom might wonder why.
Hindî kayâ magtaká ang tatay mo?
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Wouldn't your father wonder why?
Nagtaká akó kung bakit siyá umalís kaagád.
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It made me wonder why she left immediately.
Nagtátaká ngâ akó.
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I'm really surprised.
Marami ang nagtátaká tungkól sa inyó ni Jane.
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Many are wondering about what's going on between you and Jane.
Siguro magtátaká ang nanay mo kung bakit maaga kang umuwî.
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Maybe your mom would wonder why you came home early.

User-submitted Example Sentences (4):
User-submitted example sentences from Tatoeba who have self reported as being fluent in Tagalog.
Nagtataka ako kung sino sila.
Tatoeba Sentence #1669533 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I wonder who they are.

Nagtaka kami sa matalinghagang silid.
Tatoeba Sentence #1659555 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
We were entranced by the fabulous suite.

Ako ay nagtataka bakit niya nagawa iyon.
Tatoeba Sentence #2753869 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I wonder why he did that.

Nagtataka ako kung may sakit talaga siya.
Tatoeba Sentence #2941197 Tatoeba user-submitted sentence
I wonder if he's really sick.

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Alternate spelling(s):
magtakha, nagtakha, nagtatakha, magtatakha, tataka
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