Cebuano Title

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 Common Expressions

    by Dr. Jessie Grace U. Rubrico

    *Click on the Play Icon beside the section title to hear the phrases

    Some Common Expressions in Cebuano



    it’s here

    nia ra!

    it’s here

    tua kang

    it’s with

    wala pa

    not yet

    wala na

    no more

    walay tawo

    there’s nobody

    Ambot  lang

    I  don’t know

    Di(li) (a)ko sigurado

    I’m not sure


    Come in

    Palihug, lingkod

    Please, sit down

    Nakakaon ka na ba?

    Have you eaten yet?


    Come here

    Gusto mo ba kini?

    Do you like this?

    Mangaon ta.

    Let’s eat now




    Let’s go!

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