4.4.5. A short summary: Philippines
- Rice belongs to every meal in the Philippines.
- There are about 120 to 187 languages spoken in the Philippines. The national language is Tagalog yet, the official language is English.
- Tagalog, however, is the most spoken mother tongue in the Philippines. On the streets of Manila, people speak Tagalog and Taglish. It is a mixture of Tagalog and English.
- If you know one Filipino, you know them all – never forget that Filipinos are very well connected.