Recently, I was looking through some research data about the different languages spoken in the United States. I was surprised to find that Tagalog and the Tagalog-based Filipino combined are the third most commonly spoken languages in the states after Spanish and Chinese. I was unfamiliar with Tagalog and decided to learn a little … [Read More...] about Tagalog and Filipino: What’s the Difference?
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