Did you know?
Philippines was colonized by the Spaniards for 333 years. That’s why the counting in Bisaya or Cebuano is a mix of Spanish and native way.
But, I do not practice this. Some do, especially sellers in the wet or public markets.
And now, it sparks my interest to learn Spanish numbers and this is my way of doing it. Just like how I learned English numbers way back in elementary days.
- Always group into three digits. Start from the right.
- Transform each digit into a word.