The PDF file below has four worksheets on Filipino compound words or tambalang salita. The student is given one of the two words that make up a tambalang salita. From a given set of words, the student is asked to select the correct word that will go with the given word. The definition of the resulting tambalang salita is provided as a clue. The fifth page of the PDF file is the answer key. The image below shows one of the worksheets.
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Pagbuo ng Tambalang Salita_1
Here is a list of examples of Filipino compound words (mga tambalang salita). The English definitions of the compound words are also given. The list is incomplete, but I hope you will find it helpful. Please write a comment if you find any errors in the file or if you would like me to add more compound words to the list.
Pagbubuo ng mga Salita_Tambalan
Below are two worksheets (and their answers) on Tambalang Salita.
Tambalang Salita_1 , Mga sagot sa Tambalang Salita_1 : Students are asked to choose from a list the appropriate Filipino compound word (tambalang salita) to complete a sentence. This 2-page pdf worksheet has 25 items.
Tambalang Salita_2 , Mga sagot sa Tambalang Salita_2 : Students are asked to select the second word to complete a Filipino compound word (tambalang salita). They can choose from a list of given words. This 1-page pdf worksheet has 20 items.