Tagalog Kami Ni John etc.

“Plural personal pronoun + Ng phrase” is generally understood as follows:

kami

we (excluding you)

kami ni John

John and I

kami nina John

John and others and I

kami nina John at Mark

John, Mark and I

kami ng babae

the woman and I

kami ng mga babae

the women and I/us

tayo

we (including you)

tayo ni John

John, you and I

tayo nina John

John and others, you and I

tayo nina John at Mark

John, Mark, you and I

tayo ng babae

the woman, you and I

tayo ng mga babae

the women, you and I/us

kayo

you (plural)

kayo ni John

John and you (singular)

kayo nina John

John and others and you (sg.)

kayo nina John at Mark

John, Mark and you (sg.)

kayo ng babae

the woman and you (sg.)

kayo ng mga babae

the women and you (sg./pl.)

sila

they

sila ni John

he/she and John

sila nina John

he/she, John and others

sila nina John at Mark

he/she, John and Mark

sila ng babae

he/she and the woman

sila ng mga babae

he/she/they and the women

Sentences:

Kumain kami ni John.

John and I ate.

Kumain kami nina John at Mark.

John, Mark and I ate.

Kumain sila ni John.

He/she and John ate.

Kinain nila ni John ang mangga.

He/she and John ate the mango.

Lit. The mango was eaten by him/her and John.

Sumulat sa kanila ni John ang babae.

The woman wrote (to) him/her and John.

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