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Freq. of pángkot-to ask information, query, etc.



Murmur, rattle, clatter, crackle, a sound as of many voices, a quick succession of little noises, patter; to patter, to sound or make a noise, as of many voices, shots, falling stones and the like. Nagabárak ang sinánlag sa gánga, ang mga tígbaw sa subâ kon tútdan, etc. What is roasted in the pot, the reeds in the river-bed, if burned, etc. crackles (crackle). Kon tútdan iníng kaingín, magabárak ang mga tinapás nga sibúkaw kag kawáyan. When these forest-clearings are burned the felled sibúkaw and bamboo crackle. Ginpabarákan akó níla sing bató. They pelted me with a rattling shower of stones. Ipabárak iníng balás sa íla baláy or pabaráki siníng balás ang íla baláy. Make their house resound with the noise of this sand thrown at it. Nabarákan akó gid siníng táo kon maghámbal. This man is too garrulous for me when he talks. Pabaráki siá sang pamángkot, agúd nga índì siá makasabát. Ply him with many questions in quick succession, so that he cannot answer. Nagpabárak siá sang íya mga rebentadór sang paglígad sang nóbia. He let off his crackers, when the bride passed by. (see árak).



To investigate, ask for information, seek, look for, find out, try to find. Ipanghumâhúmà mo akó ánay kon sín-o ang may kawáyan nga pulúnton nga ibalígyà. Please find out whether anybody sells bamboos fit for fish-traps. (see pangusísà, dúngas, lághap, ságap, pangítà, pamángkot).



(Sp. consultar) To consult, ask advice, take counsel, take counsel with. Magkonsúlta-or-magkonsultár ka sa manugbúlung. Consult a doctor (physician). Ginkonsultahán ko siá. I asked his advice. Ikonsultár mo sa íya kon mapamanílà ikáw ukón índì. Ask his advice whether you should go to Manila or not. Also noun: Consultation, conference, a question proposed and the answer given. (see pamángkot, pakigkítà).



Almost exclusively used in the freq. form "pangutána"-to ask, inquire, solicit information. Mangutána ka sa íya. Ask him for information. Anó ang ginapangutána mo? What is it you wish to know? What are you inquiring about? Pangutánhi-or-pangután-i siá. Interrogate, question or interpellate him. Pangutánha-or-pangután-a siá. Ask him. Inquire of him. (see pakiána, pamángkot, pángkot).



The letter "p" in Visayan is pronounced as in English.

In spelling foreign words in which "f" occurs the Visayans frequently substitute "p" for "f", as they have no sound in their language corresponding to the consonant "f", e.g. Pebréro (Febrero); punsyón (función); púnda (funda), etc.

In words beginning with "p" preceded by the prefix "pan-" the "p" of the root is dropped, and the "n" of the "pan-" is changed into "m", e.g. pamúnò (pan-, púnò); pamángkot (pan-, pángkot), etc.



(H) To ask information, interrogate, ask questions, to question, inquire, query. Pinakiánhan siá ni nánay kon diín siá maghalín. Mother asked him where he came from. Nagpakiána siá sa ákon kon diín ang dálan padúlong sa Manílà. He asked me the way to Manila. (see pangutána, pángkot, pamángkot).



(B) To ask, request information. Walâ mo gánì pagpakintudá (-orá) kon matúod iná ukón butíg. You did not even ask, whether that was true or not. (see pángkot, pamángkot, pakiána, pakisáyod, pangutána).



To ask information, question, interrogate, inquire. Pangkotá siá kon diín ang íya agálon. Ask him where his master is. Napángkot na siá sing makadámù, ápang walâ siá pagsúgid sang ginpángkot sa íya. He has been asked (already) many times, but-does not tell what is asked of him,-has not answered the questions put to him. Anó ang igapángkot mo sa íya? What are you going to ask him (about)? (see pamángkot, pamangkotánon, pakiána, pangutána).



To ask information, ask questions, question, interrogate, inquire. (Pangutánha) Pangután-a siá. Ask him. Inquire of him. (Pangutánhi) Pangután-i siá. Question him. Ask him. (see pamángkot, pakiána).



A question, interrogation, catechizing, inquiry, query, interpellation; to question, ask a question, catechize, interrogate, interpellate, inquire, demand. Toksoá siá sa nahanungúd sang íya pagpangabúdlay. Question him with regard to his work. Ask him about his work. Toksoón ko ikáw karón kon nakasaoló ka sang mga tóksò kag sabát. Presently I shall examine you to know whether you have learned by heart the questions and answers. (see pamángkot, pangutána, pakiána, pakisáyod).



Things to be asked, queries, question. (see palamangkotánon).



Also: to inquire, ask, gather news or information. (see pángkot, pamangkotánon).



To distract, divert, entertain. Duhá ka makáwat ang nagsulúd sa balaligyáan, ang isá sa íla amó ang nangáwat sámtang nga ang isá naglibáng sa manugbalígyà sang íya mga pamangkotánon. Two thieves entered the shop; one of them committed the theft whilst the other distracted the shop-keeper with various questions. (see bangá, lingáw).

A prefix denoting the present tense active frequentative. Changes that pan- undergoes are determined by the following rules:

a.) nagapam-is used with verbs beginning with "m", "b" or "p", e.g. nagapamalá (malá); nagapamakál (bakál); nagapamángkot (pángkot). N.B. Verbs beginning with the letter "m" have the same form for the Freq. and Caus., e.g. pamalá (malá). In such cases the context has to decide the true meaning.

b.) nagapan-is used with verbs beginning with "d", "s" or "t", e.g. nagapanámgo (dámgo); nagapanílhig (sílhig); nagapanístis (tístis).

c.) nagapang-is used with verbs beginning with "h", "l" or "y", e.g. nagapanghunâhúnà (hunâhúnà); nagapanglángbas (lángbas); nagapangyáwyaw (yáwyaw).

d.) nagapang-is used with verbs beginning with a vowel or "k", e.g. nagapangámpò (ámpò); nagapangínit (ínit); nagapangúbug (úbug); nagapangótkot (kótkot); nagapangisáykísay (kisáykísay).

N.B. The corresponding forms for the past, imperative and future (nagpan-, magpan-and magapan-) are often shortened into nam-, nan-, nang-, nang-; mam-, man-, mang-, mang-, e.g. nangáyò (nagpangáyò); nangabúdlay (nagpangabúdlay); nanúmbung (nagpanúmbung); mamányos (magapamányos); mangutána (magpangutána), etc. etc.

A smile, simper, smirk; to smile, simper, smirk, grin, sneer, fleer. Ginpamángkot ko siá, ápang siá íya nagngurîngúrì lang nga walâ magsabát. I asked him, but he for his part only grinned and did not answer. Ginngurîngurían (Ginngurîngurián) níya akó. He smiled or grinned pleasantly at me. (see balangisí, lángsì).



Answer, reply, return, rejoinder, retort, repartee, response; to answer, reply, rebut, retort, rejoin, respond. Sábta (sabatá) akó. Answer me. Sumabát siá sa ákon nga--. He replied to me saying that--. Walâ pa nákon mabáton ang íya sabát. I have not yet received his answer. Nagáway (Nagbagâ) silá kag maláwig ang íla pagsinabtánay. They quarrelled and bandied words for a long time. Walâ kitá sing isabát sa íya sinâ. We have nothing to say in reply to him regarding that matter i.e. he is quite right, we have no excuse or reasonable argument against him. Sábta siá sang íya ginapamángkot. Answer his question. Sinabát ko siá nga--. I answered him saying that--. (see bálus).



To throw, fling, hurl, let down, cast (anchor, a fishing line, etc.); to bob, dangle, swing (in front of, or before, another). Itáwtaw ang paón. Cast (throw out) the bait. Gintáwtaw níla ang sinipít. They cast anchor. Tawtawí siá sang amó nga pamangkotánon. Throw that question at him i.e. ask him that question. (see húlug, habóy, tónton, bálang, pilák).



Stand, position; setting, placing; standing upright, erect, straight up; to stand upright, stand erect, to rise or stand up from a sitting posture. Kon amó inâ ang tíndog sang ímo pamangkotánon--. If you put the question in that way--. Tíndog ka. Stand up. Sang pagsulúd ko sa íya hulút tumíndog siá sa pagabíábi sa ákon. When I entered his room he rose to salute me (welcome me). Nalúsdan siá sang látok nga íya tinindogán kag nahúlug siá sa salúg. The table on which he stood toppled over and he fell down on the floor. Patindugá ang halígi. Set up the post. Nasápwan nga ang tinindogán (natindogán) nga káhoy sang amó nga laráwan nagubâ, kay inanáyan. It was found out that the wooden pedestal of that statue was rotten, for it was full of termites. (see paníndog, tindógan, tinindógan, tindógon, bángon-to rise from a lying posture).