Kasano ti Mangisuro iti Lengguahe

Maysa ti lenguahe kadagiti di unay pagaayat dagiti estudiante nga adalen iti man primaria ken sekundaria. Iti laengen kaadu ti adalen dagiti ubbing nga ortograpia ken literatura manipud iti iseserrekda iti pagadalan a kas iti umuna a panangadalda itan iti nariingan a pagsasao a sarunuen dagiti dadduma a lengguahe a kas iti Filipino ken Ingles, dakkel unay a pakatiktikawan dagiti estudiante daytoy.

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2017 Commencement Speech ni Mark Zuckerberg idiay Harvard University

Gagayyem ken kailian, basaen ken imdengantayo daytoy speech ni Mark Zuckerberg, founder ti Facebook iti 366th Commencement ti Harvard University idiay USA.

President Faust, Board of Overseers, faculty, alumni, friends, proud parents, members of the ad board and graduates of the greatest university in the world…

I’m honored to be with you today, because let’s face it, you accomplished something I never could. If I get through this speech, it’ll be the first time I actually finish something at Harvard. Class of 2017, congratulations!

I’m an unlikely speaker, not just because I dropped out, but because we’re technically in the same generation. We walked this yard less than a decade apart, studied the same ideas and slept through the same Ec10 lectures. We may have taken different paths to get here, especially if you came all the way from the Quad, but today I want to share what I’ve learned about our generation and the world we’re building together.

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Dagiti Ulep

Ni Rolando A. Seguro Jr.

Kasla kapas a napudaw
Iti law-ang agtatapaw
Di agbayag agpukaw
Ay, nasirnaat ti aldaw.

Kasla siksik no dadduma
Iti law-ang agkaiwara
Kunan’ Tatang adut’ maala
Lames, ikan naamoda.

Naipattopattok no dadduma
Sukogdat’ nadumaduma
Di agbayag, agbaliw
No pug-awanen ti angin.

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Online petition urges recall of ‘error-ridden’ Ilocano books

by Leilanie G. Adriano

LAOAG CITY, May 22 — An online petition was launched urging the recall of alleged error-ridden books for use in the Ilokano Mother Tongue-based Multilingual Education (MTB-MLE) of the Department of Education’s K-12 program.

Since 2014, there have been numerous criticisms about these error-ridden books, which are being sold in local and national book stores and in various schools in Ilokano-speaking provinces.

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TRO vs error-ridden Ilokano books sought

By Reynaldo E. Andres

BATAC, Ilocos Norte, May 16 — The coordinator of the Ilokano Language Program of the University of Hawaii (UH) is assailing the publication of some Ilokano books that are allegedly replete with errors in grammar and language orthography and urged the Department of Education (DepEd) to stop its distribution, sale, and use for DepEd’s Mother Tongue-Based Multilingual Education (MTB-MLE) program.

Dr. Aurelio S. Agcaoili, a veteran Ilokano writer and author of Ilokano and English books, said Region 1 DepEd Director Alma Ruby Torio should seek the issuance of a temporary restraining order (TRO) to stop those who bought the materials from using them in classrooms and save the pupils in Grades 1, 2, and 3 from learning faulty Ilokano syntax and grammar.

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