Some favorite expressions (In Bohol, we don’t say…)

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Some favorite expressions (In Bohol, we don’t say…)

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Last week, someone posted on Facebook a list of expressions of Boholanos (In Bohol, we don’t say) which has attracted millennials in the time it was posted and shared on the social media.

Other Bisdaks who can relate of the expressions have started to make their own by simply changing the name of the province.  They say it is as a way of letting others know how they feel.

Here are some expressions that you might find interesting and amusing making daily conversations more colorful. Read on.

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Ang gwapo niya!” Instead we say, “Sheeet kalami niya”

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In Bohol we don’t say, “Hi kumusta na?” Instead we say, “Buhi pa diay ka buanga ka? ”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Awesome!” Instead we say, “Ataya ato gud?!”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Buti nga sayo” Instead we say, “Dah! Merese! Gabaan ang buang”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Weh? Di nga? Instead we say, “Pagsure ba kay magbiko tag Pink”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Dami mong pera Pare!” Instead we say, “Namayot napud ka gabii no?”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Saan kana?” Instead we say, “Piste oy! Dugay pa?”

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In Bohol, we don’t say, “Pasensya na po” Instead we say, “Strikto lagi ka sa personal oi”

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In Bohol, we don’t say, “Excuse me” Instead we say, “Padaplin daw bi”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Ulan na naman” Instead we say, “Managhan nasad ta ani”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Where’s my pen?” Instead we say, “Animal ang nagkawat sa akong ballpen!

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Mayrag mamatay karun dayun.”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Tahimik mo naman” Instead we say, “Pakahoy-kahoy ang buang ohh”

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In Bohol, we don’t say, “Wag mokong idamay” Instead we say, “ay ko amunga ha kay wa raba ko galabot-labot”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Wow sexy” Instead we say, “Hubagang ate oy! Ka salad naba”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Girlfriend mo bro? Congrats!” Instead we say, “Lahi napud na pre?”

And…

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Wow nice haircut or hair style.” Instead we say, “Dagway sa hinampak ay,wala pa nimo gipadakup ang nag tupi nimo!”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Nice suit. What’s the occasion? Why so dressed up?” Instead we say… “Halaahh ka porma sa hinampak oh! Asa na punerarya nimo nakuha? Asang lubong bro?”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Ampangit ng boses nya.” Instead we say, “Pakantaha nag My Way!”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Pasumbag kah.” Instead we say, “Gusto kag mangehi ug taga bay!”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “I miss you guys.”  Instead we say, “Sum-ola ninyog dagway oi, hug ko beh! ”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Sinungaling ka!” Instead we say, “Estoryaheee!”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “May ubo ka pala?” Instead we say, “Iluwa na kay maka-upaw.”

In Bohol, we don’t say.. “Susuntokin kita diyan pag hindi ka tumahimik!” Instead, we say “Daahh maypag pusilon.. Dah hilom lagi kang pisteha ka!”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Ba’t ka nakatingin, ano problema mo?” Instead we say, “Ayaw’g tutok diha buanga ka, lugit ng mata nimu run”

In Bohol, we don’t say “Saan kana ngaun nakatira?” Instead we say, “Aha naman ka gibutang sa Ginoo oi!”

In Bohol, we don’t say, “Hi, it’s you again.” Instead we say, “Naa nasad ang giatay ay.”

in Bohol, we don’t say “Ang landi nito.” Instead we say, “Hoy cholera pagtarong ha kay ma torjakan nya ka!”

We’re proud Boholanos, aren’t we? Kolerang lambay mo!  Ha! Ha! Ha!

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