Opinion

Oct 08, 2020

Aldrean Paul Alogon graduated with High Honors from Philippine Science High School (PSHS) Western...

Oct 08, 2020

The prolonged community quarantine has caused a 16.5% dip in the Gross Domestic Product...

Oct 07, 2020

Choose the correct verb to complete each sentence. 1. The patients, not the doctor, (is,...

Oct 05, 2020

Kan ako nasa first year high school, igwang NÁGADAN na security guard sa Ateneo...

Has Covid Made Education More Accessible?
Oct 04, 2020

On my cellphone I get some surprising messages: “Lolo, pahinging tulong, magbabayad sana ako...

Bulk Water Na Bala, Mga Kuya?
Oct 03, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Sang Sept. 28, mainit ang nangin diskusyon sa ginpatigayon nga committee hearing...

More on Subject-Verb Agreement
Oct 02, 2020

Choose the correct verb to complete each sentence. 1. The biggest attraction during the fair...

Oct 01, 2020

After graduating Doctor of Medicine at the University of the Philippines, Adolfo B. Bellosillo,...

To Sir & Ma’am, With Love
Oct 01, 2020

Hello everyone! For this piece, I would like to greet especially all my beloved...

‘Baguio Mon Amour’
Oct 01, 2020

January 13, 2017.—The view from the terrace of the hillside house of Julie and...

Save Our Native Trees
Sep 30, 2020

Going to our office everyday affords me the chance to see the now-overgrowing trees...

Connected Statements
Sep 29, 2020

Make connected statements out of the following pairs of simple sentences. Fill in the...

More on Subject-Verb Agreement
Sep 29, 2020

Choose the correct verb to complete each sentence. 1. Many a story (has been, have...

More on Subject-Verb Agreement
Sep 29, 2020

Choose the correct verb to complete each sentence. 1. The boss, together with his subordinates,...

Reviewing Subject-Verb Agreement
Sep 29, 2020

As requested by friends and students, for this issue, we will have this refresher...

Choosing the Right Prepositions
Sep 29, 2020

Complete each sentence by choosing the correct preposition in the parentheses. 1. The customer got...

Indicative vs. Subjunctive Mood
Sep 29, 2020

In the sentences below, choose the correct form of the verb in the parentheses. 1....

Subjunctive Form of the Verb ‘To Be’
Sep 29, 2020

Choose the correct form of the verb in parentheses. 1. I wish the cure for...

‘Lose’ vs. ‘Loose’
Sep 29, 2020

Confusion also occurs in the usage of “lose” and “loose.” Although both words have...

Review Your Verb Forms
Sep 29, 2020

The following exercises call for the correct form of the principal verb. Supply the...

‘May be’ vs. ‘Maybe’
Sep 29, 2020

Did you know that there is a big difference between ‘maybe’ and ‘may be’?...

Common Errors in Written Communication
Sep 29, 2020

Which of the following sentences are correct? Identify and correct the errors in the...

“Mahihirapan Akong Mag-Online Class!”
Sep 28, 2020

Thus says a student from a farm barrio in a large provincial city. I suppose...

Some of Our Barangays Were Named after Plants
Sep 28, 2020

Nowadays, ornamental plants are now becoming one of the most sought-after commodities. These growing...

“The Sin I Knew” Launched in Manila
Sep 25, 2020

February 17, 2017.—My reminiscing of my book launches is very sweet because the two...

Oscar Manuel, 1994
Sep 22, 2020

Namundag si Oman. Kansuudma dakul an nag-ogma sa Naga. Entirong Elias Angeles matawohon, kadakul...

Turning Japanese
Sep 22, 2020

I cannot help but still feel conflicted about the Japanese. I mean—who wouldn’t be inspired...

Have Books, Will Prosper
Sep 22, 2020

Roxas City—Nothing inspires us better than good news. Recently we learned that things are in...

‘Para-paraan’ 
Sep 21, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Insakto na nga anum ka bulan nga kabudlay sang aton paghulag tungod...

Teaching Online
Sep 20, 2020

Teaching a class solely by computer—that is, online without any face-to-face interaction—can be scary,...

Sorting out Life’s Problems
Sep 20, 2020

By Zeny Calusay Problems are a part of life. And if we are not careful...

Sep 17, 2020

The Gawad Kalinga Head for the Province of Capiz, Jessica Veronique Ortiz-Yu, with her...

Sep 17, 2020

On February 27, 2017, during the launch of my book, The Sin I Knew,...

Peace Be with You!
Sep 16, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Gina-question sa karon ni Mayor Ronnie Dadivas ang pagpanaog sang show cause...

Sep 10, 2020

By Charie Albar Christian George Francisco obtained Bachelor of Secondary Education from the Capiz State...

Sep 08, 2020

Mula nang gambalain ng pandemya ang mundo, isang mahalagang isyu ang tila nakalimutan na—sadya...

Sep 08, 2020

“True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic....

Nabatyagan Nyo Bala ang Nabatyagan Ko?
Sep 08, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Sa karon nga panahon, indi na ko kaintindi sang ginbatyag ko. Kon...

Missing Piece in the Jigsaw
Sep 08, 2020

Since the pandemic shook the world, a crucial issue that has been overlooked, intentionally...

Cholera Outbreak and Devotion to San Roque
Sep 08, 2020

On June 15, 2020, the Catholic-run Radio Veritas announced that it will hold a...

Using Appropriate Words
Sep 08, 2020

As observed, a number of common words and expressions are still misused in speech...

Timeout!
Sep 08, 2020

As a media practitioner and a contact center agent, I encounter people from different...

My Uncle’s Metaphor
Sep 08, 2020

Years ago, I chanced to talk with the late Uncle Badong during a Christmas...

Kanta sa Tunga sang Pandemya
Sep 08, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Ako ang isa ka tawo nga indi man gid mahilig sa kanta,...

Peace Be with You!
Sep 08, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Gina-question sa karon ni Mayor Ronnie Dadivas ang pagpanaog sang show cause...

Anti-Terror Law and Villareal’s Committee of Un-Filipino Activities
Sep 06, 2020

After the passage of the controversial Anti-Terror Law, several individuals and groups protested to...

Sep 03, 2020

By Charie Albar Visual artist Lino F. Villarruz graduated with a degree of Fine Arts...

Sputnik V and the Smallpox Vaccinations in Capiz
Sep 03, 2020

Recently much talks have been about Sputnik V, the Covid-19 vaccine registered by the...

Instant Wealth
Sep 01, 2020

I invested money I could knowingly lose (and still sleep at night) in Bitcoin...

Feel N’yo Rin Ba ang Feel Ko?
Sep 01, 2020

An minasunod iyo an Bikol translation kan artikulo ni Edalyn Acta sa “Mangape Ta”...

Timeout!
Aug 31, 2020

Service Reset in Kindness
Aug 31, 2020

To forget yourself...

Kanta sa Tunga sang Pandemya
Aug 30, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Ako ang isa ka tawo nga indi man gid mahilig sa kanta,...

Aug 24, 2020

By Charie Albar* Roxas City—Beginning this issue, we will be reading “Conversations with Capizeños,” a...

Nabatyagan Nyo Bala ang Nabatyagan Ko?
Aug 20, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Sa karon nga panahon, indi na ko kaintindi sang ginbatyag ko. Kon...

Learning Online
Aug 03, 2020

To parents: Support your children online. To students: Build up your self-discipline. The Corona Virus...

Plano Pa Lang Bala Ukon Maabot Na?
Aug 03, 2020

Roxas City—Lima na ka bulan sang ginpaidalum ang probinsiya sang Capiz sa lockdown tungod...

United Capiz Na Gid Bala Kita?
Jul 27, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Masami ko makita pirmi sa mga social media post sang Kabalaka Information...

FM Radio, Ipatindog sa Capitol
Jul 22, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Plano sa karon sang administrasyon ni Gov. Nonoy Contreras nga magpatindog sang...

Malagaw Ka? Dali Na, May Premyo Pa!
Jul 18, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Sa mga mahilig maglagaw, tsansa nyo na ini! Ang Capiz Provincial Tourism and...

Accessing the Internet
Jul 15, 2020

While Hi-Fi stands for high-fidelity, the exquisite sound quality that modern sound instruments are...

Ano Gusto Mo nga I-Barter?
Jul 10, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Nauso subong online ang baylohanay sang mga gamit, bagay, groceries, pagkaon kag...

On Learning Management System
Jul 08, 2020

This is intended for school administrators and decision-makers but also for the faculty so...

Challenges to Education under the New Normal
Jul 01, 2020

Quarantine and lockdown brought about by the Corona Virus Disease 2019 (Covid-19) have forced...

Tinun-an ukon Batasan?
Jun 12, 2020

Ano ang mas dapat ginapatihan mo: ang batasan ukon ang tinun-an? Madamo sang tawo nga...

#NewNormal
May 16, 2020

Pirmi ko nabatian ini ang NEW NORMAL nga word. Ilabi na gid sa Facebook kada...

SAP, May Second Batch Kuno? Ukon Imagination Lang?
May 12, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Ginsaligan, ginutangan kag gin-imagine ko na nga mabakal sud-an nga baboy, lutuon...

GCQ sa Capiz umpisa na sa May 1
Apr 25, 2020

Umpisa May 1, 2020 ang Capiz ipaidalum na sa General Community Quarantine (GCQ). Ang mga...

Sin-o ang Prayoridad (SAP)?
Apr 12, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Tungod sining pandemic nga ginaatubang sang aton nasyon kag worldwide, tanan gid...

Despite Lost Wallets and Covid-19
Apr 01, 2020

In the course of my travels, I had lost two wallets in separate incidents. First...

Importante nga Kaundan sang E.O. 12
Mar 20, 2020

Siyudad sang Roxas—Umpisa 12:01 a.m. sang March 25, 2020, ipatuman na ang Executive Order...

The Asian-ness in the Filipino
Mar 03, 2020

In almost all of Asia, we meet Indonesians who are very Indonesian steeped in...

Affirmative Sentences vs. Negative Sentences
Jan 23, 2020

Change these affirmative sentences into negative sentences. Take note that the verbs used are...