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Free Cebuano Lessons

  • Lesson 1: Phonemes
  • Lesson 2: Introducing Yourself in Cebuano
  • Lesson 3: More Pronouns
  • Lesson 4: Common Expressions and their expansions
  • Lesson 5: Common Questions and Responses

  • Cebuano Phrases

  • Phrasebook: Meeting People
  • Phrasebook: Asking for Directions
  • Phrasebook: Asking What
  • Phrasebook: Temporal Expressions in Cebuano
  • Phrasebook: Numerals in Cebuano
  • Phrasebook: Spanish Numerals
  • Phrasebook: Adjectives and their Opposites
  • Phrasebook : Common Expressions in Cebuano

  • More Cebuano and Bisaya Lessons

  • Christmas Greetings in Cebuano
  • Love Quotes in Cebuano
  • Common Questions in Cebuano

  • Cebuano Phrases - Asking for Directions

    by Dr. Jessie Grace U. Rubrico

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    Asking for Directions


    Asa ang simbahan?

    Where’s the church?

    Asa ang sinihan?

    Where’s the moviehouse?

    Asa ang tindahan?

    Where’s the store?

    Asa ang merkado?

    Where’s the market?

    Asa ang hotel?

    Where’s the hotel?

    Asa ang hospital?

    Where’s the hospital?

    Asa ang bangko?

    Where’s the bank?

    Asa ang terminal sa bus (para Davao)?

    Where’s the bus station  (for Davao?)

    Asa ang restawran?

    Where’s the restaurant?

    Asa ang kasilyas (c.r.)?

    Where’s the toilet?

    Asa ang opisina sa mayor?

    Where’s the mayor’s office?

    Asa ang munisipyo?

    Where’s the town hall?

    Asa ang kapitolyo?

    Where’s the provincial capitol?



    deretso lang

    straight ahead

    duol sa eskwelahan

    near the school

    diha sa kanto

    around the corner  

    sa sunod kalye

    on the next street

    tupad sa merkado 

    near the market

    sa tuo

    on your right

    sa wala

    on your left

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