What happened to Spanish in the Philippines?

The Philippines was conquered by Spain and became a colony for 300 years.  Because of that the Spanish have left a tremendous legacy here in the Philippines including costume, food, dance, vocabulary, Catholicism and family surnames. They were also the reason why the islands that make up the Philippines are now one nation and not…

About Philippine English

A bit about my situation and the current situation of English in the Philippines One of the reasons why I haven’t been blogging often is because I’ve been busy teaching English here in the Philippines. You might be thinking to yourself, why I am teaching English in a country that already can speak English? That…

Filipino Tag

All over the Internet especially Youtube, there are these cultural tags: Jamaican Tags, Trinidadian Tags, Chinese Tags, etc. I found that there is a Filipino Tag so I thought that I should jump on the bandwagon without getting “tagged” by someone else. I don’t know if I’m cheating though. Doesn’t matter anyway, it’s technically old…