English and Taglish in the Philippines

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English and Taglish in the Philippines

English is the second official language in the Philippines. It is a subject in every English school, at all levels. That’s the reason many Filipinos speak English.
I know that even in the US and England you will find funny misspellings all over.
But in the Philippines….. spelling the words correctly is a different thing.

Filipino or Taglish is a mixture of the Traditional Tagalog mixed with modern (American) English and is used all the time and everywhere.
Here’s a small collection of what I gathered in the past years.

Bad English spelling
and here’s another selection of ‘spelling and writing English’ in the Philippines.

English in the Philippines