On 12th of AprilExecutive No. Subject to provisions of law and as the Congress may deem appropriate, the Government shall take steps to initiate and sustain the use of Filipino as a medium of official communication and as language of instruction in the educational system.
Majority of the delegates were even in favor of scrapping the idea of a "national language" altogether.
However, more than two decades after the institution of the "universalist" approach, there seems to be little if any difference between Tagalog and Pagpapatawad essay. March Upon the issuance of Executive Order No. Juan de Noceda and P. When a new constitution was drawn up init named Filipino Pagpapatawad essay the national language.
The changing of the name did not, however, result in acceptance among non- Tagalogsespecially Cebuanos who had not accepted the selection. Robert Blust speculate that the Tagalogs and other Central Philippine ethno-linguistic groups originated in Northeastern Mindanao or the Eastern Visayas.
Controversy[ edit ] The adoption of Tagalog in as basis for a national language is not without its own controversies. Filipino language Tagalog was declared the official language by the first revolutionary constitution in the Philippines, the Constitution of Biak-na-Bato in The Doctrina was written in Spanish and two transcriptions of Tagalog; one in the ancient, then-current Baybayin script and the other in an early Spanish attempt at a Latin orthography for the language.
The first substantial dictionary of the Tagalog language was written by the Czech Jesuit missionary Pablo Clain in the beginning of the 18th century. Throughout the years of Spanish rule, various grammars and dictionaries were written by Spanish clergymen.
The first known complete book to be written in Tagalog is the Doctrina Christiana Christian Doctrineprinted in Quezon then, on December 30,proclaimed the selection of the Tagalog language to be used as the basis for the evolution and adoption of the national language of the Philippines.
Many of the older generation in the Philippines feel that the replacement of English by Tagalog in the popular visual media has had dire economic effects regarding the competitiveness of the Philippines in trade and overseas remittances.
Clain spoke Tagalog and used it actively in several of his books. David Zorc and Dr. The indigenous Pagpapatawad essay Francisco Baltazar — is regarded as the foremost Tagalog writer, his most notable work being the early 19th-century epic Florante at Laura.
The constitution makes no mention of Tagalog. Pedro de Sanlucar and published as Vocabulario de la Lengua Tagala in Manila in and then repeatedly  reedited, with the last edition being in in Manila.
Linguists such as Dr. Inthe language was further renamed as "Pilipino". The government shall take steps toward the development and propagation of Tagalog as the national language.Tagalog (/ t ə ˈ ɡ ɑː l ɒ ɡ /; Tagalog pronunciation: [tɐˈɡaːloɡ]) is an Austronesian language spoken as a first language by a quarter of the population of the Philippines and as a second language by the majority.
 Its standardized form, officially named Filipino, is the national language of the Philippines, and is one of two official languages alongside English. 1 Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God: Joh.
therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not. 2 Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear.Download