Giving directions (as riding in a Jeepney) in Bisaya


Giving directions (as riding in a Jeepney) in Bisaya

When riding a jeepney, bus or taxi..

Let’s go – tana or adto na ta
Move Forward – abante
Move backward – atras
Turn right – liko sa tuo or Demano
Turn left – liko sa wala or Desilya
Stop (here) – lugar lang or para or hunong
Corner – eskina
Straight ahead – diretso lang
Fare – plete or bayad
Drive – larga
Drive faster – pakusgi or paspasi ang dagan
Go slowly – hinay-hinay lang
Turn around – balik or tuyok pabalik
Garage – garahe or graheanan
Behind – gasunod or sa likod
Opposite – atbang
Inside – sa sulod
Go/get inside – sakay
Outside – sa gawas
Go/get outside – manaug
Vicinity/Around/Nearby – duol ra or sa unahan ra

 

Gears and speed

 

First gear – pilmera
Second gear – segunda
Third gear – tersira
Forth gear – kuwarta
Fifth gear – kinta

 

Moving to

 

North – amihan or norte
South – habagatan
East – sidlakan
West – kasadpan

 


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