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93 [ninety-three]

Subordinate clauses: if

Subordinate clauses: if

93 [siyamnaput tatlo]

Subordinate clauses: if

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I don’t know if he loves me. Hin-- -o -la- k-----ahal niya ak-. Hindi ko alam kung mahal niya ako. H-n-i k- a-a- k-n- m-h-l n-y- a-o- ---------------------------------- Hindi ko alam kung mahal niya ako. 0
I don’t know if he’ll come back. Hindi--o ---m -u-g ba---i- --y-. Hindi ko alam kung babalik siya. H-n-i k- a-a- k-n- b-b-l-k s-y-. -------------------------------- Hindi ko alam kung babalik siya. 0
I don’t know if he’ll call me. Hin-i-ko al---ku-- ta----ga----ya a--. Hindi ko alam kung tatawagan niya ako. H-n-i k- a-a- k-n- t-t-w-g-n n-y- a-o- -------------------------------------- Hindi ko alam kung tatawagan niya ako. 0
Maybe he doesn’t love me? Kun- m-h-l--i----a ---? Kung mahal niya ba ako? K-n- m-h-l n-y- b- a-o- ----------------------- Kung mahal niya ba ako? 0
Maybe he won’t come back? Kun- --b--ik----ba---y-? Kung babalik pa ba siya? K-n- b-b-l-k p- b- s-y-? ------------------------ Kung babalik pa ba siya? 0
Maybe he won’t call me? K-n- tat--agan-n--a-b--ak-? Kung tatawagan niya ba ako? K-n- t-t-w-g-n n-y- b- a-o- --------------------------- Kung tatawagan niya ba ako? 0
I wonder if he thinks about me. I-iisip-k- k--g--n-i-i- -i----k-. Iniisip ko kung iniisip niya ako. I-i-s-p k- k-n- i-i-s-p n-y- a-o- --------------------------------- Iniisip ko kung iniisip niya ako. 0
I wonder if he has someone else. Inii--p-k---un- may-iba ---siya. Iniisip ko kung may iba na siya. I-i-s-p k- k-n- m-y i-a n- s-y-. -------------------------------- Iniisip ko kung may iba na siya. 0
I wonder if he lies. I-iis-p -- ku-- -a-sisi-ungal-n- ---a. Iniisip ko kung nagsisinungaling siya. I-i-s-p k- k-n- n-g-i-i-u-g-l-n- s-y-. -------------------------------------- Iniisip ko kung nagsisinungaling siya. 0
Maybe he thinks of me? K-ng-in----p ny---a ako? Kung iniisip nya ba ako? K-n- i-i-s-p n-a b- a-o- ------------------------ Kung iniisip nya ba ako? 0
Maybe he has someone else? K-ng-m-- iba na--a s-y--? Kung may iba na ba siya.? K-n- m-y i-a n- b- s-y-.- ------------------------- Kung may iba na ba siya.? 0
Maybe he tells me the truth? Ku-g--o--o-b---ng---n-s--i-n--a? Kung totoo ba ang sinasabi niya? K-n- t-t-o b- a-g s-n-s-b- n-y-? -------------------------------- Kung totoo ba ang sinasabi niya? 0
I doubt whether he really likes me. Dud---k- -ung -usto-n-y--tala-a ako. Duda ako kung gusto niya talaga ako. D-d- a-o k-n- g-s-o n-y- t-l-g- a-o- ------------------------------------ Duda ako kung gusto niya talaga ako. 0
I doubt whether he’ll write to me. Duda---o--u-g-susulat--a-s--a s- aki-. Duda ako kung susulat ba siya sa akin. D-d- a-o k-n- s-s-l-t b- s-y- s- a-i-. -------------------------------------- Duda ako kung susulat ba siya sa akin. 0
I doubt whether he’ll marry me. Du-a-ako---ng p-----sa-----i-a ---. Duda ako kung pakakasalan niya ako. D-d- a-o k-n- p-k-k-s-l-n n-y- a-o- ----------------------------------- Duda ako kung pakakasalan niya ako. 0
Does he really like me? Ku-g-g---- ni-a--a----aga a-o? Kung gusto niya ba talaga ako? K-n- g-s-o n-y- b- t-l-g- a-o- ------------------------------ Kung gusto niya ba talaga ako? 0
Will he write to me? K--- -us--a--- --y-------o? Kung susulatan niya ba ako? K-n- s-s-l-t-n n-y- b- a-o- --------------------------- Kung susulatan niya ba ako? 0
Will he marry me? K--------k-sala- ---- -- ---? Kung pakakasalan niya ba ako? K-n- p-k-k-s-l-n n-y- b- a-o- ----------------------------- Kung pakakasalan niya ba ako? 0

How does the brain learn grammar?

We begin to learn our native language as babies. This happens automatically. We are not aware of it. Our brain has to accomplish a great deal when learning, however. When we learn grammar, for example, it has a lot of work to do. Every day it hears new things. It receives new stimuli constantly. The brain can't process every stimulus individually, however. It has to act economically. Therefore, it orients itself toward regularity. The brain remembers what it hears often. It registers how often a specific thing occurs. Then it makes a grammatical rule out of these examples. Children know whether a sentence is correct or not. However, they don't know why that is. Their brain knows the rules without having learned them. Adults learn languages differently. They already know the structures of their native language. These build the basis for the new grammatical rules. But in order to learn, adults need teaching. When the brain learns grammar, it has a fixed system. This can be seen with nouns and verbs, for example. They are stored in different regions of the brain. Different areas of the brain are active when processing them. Simple rules are also learned differently from complex rules. With complex rules, more areas of the brain work together. How exactly the brain learns grammar hasn't been researched yet. However, we know that it can theoretically learn every grammar rule…