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  1. 1. Puzzle Me No More 1. Pre-colonial inhabitants of the Philippines have a rich oral _____ of literature. T O I R N T A D I
  2. 2. Puzzle Me No More 2. One popular form of pre-colonial literature is the ____--basahanon in Bukidnon, daraida and daragilon in Panay, salawikain in Luzon or sarsarita in Ilocos. E R B V O R P
  3. 3. Puzzle Me No More 3. Filipino proverbs echo the ideals of the Philippines. Though they have been retold and passed down from one generation to another, the ___ and lessons they impart to us still hold true to this day. V A L S E U
  4. 4. Puzzle Me No More 4. Dr. Damiana Eugenio, a renowned Filipina folklorist, says there is still no universally accepted definition of the word ____. O L K L R E F O
  5. 5. Puzzle Me No More 5. Any bit of knowledge handed down from generation to generation, which depicts the beliefs and lifestyle of our ancestors of a chosen ethnic group is rendered ____ to that group, and is respected as folklore. Q U I E N U
  6. 6. How to Read a Text SKIM-getting main idea – Read the title or headings. – Read the first or last sentences of paragraph. SCAN-looking for specific information – Look for key words or specific details like proper nouns, dates, numbers, times, etc. – Know the key words in the question so that you can find the key words in the passage. – Look for words that are in bold or italics or underlined.
  7. 7. Task 6: Revelation of Truth How witty are our ancestors? What did they use as expression of their inner thoughts & wisdom for better living?
  8. 8. Comprehension Test: Answer the following questions. (Answers only) 1. Who collected and edited many proverbs from our country? 2. Damiana is a distinguished scholar of Philippine folklore. If she is a distinguished scholar, that means that she is a/an ____ personality in Philippine folklore. A. outstanding c. forgettable B. honest D. unknown
  9. 9. 3. Compiled is synonymous to ____. A. Edited B. collected C. scattered 4. A comprehensive collection of proverb means the collection is ____. A. incomplete B. complete 5. There is a limited number of collection of proverbs in existence. This sentence means the same as __. A. There are many collections of proverbs. B. There are very few collections of proverbs.
  10. 10. 6. She spent a lifetime collecting pieces of folk literature. A. She spent a short time collecting. B. She spent a long time collecting. 7. True or False: Damiana Eugenio collected proverbs from different places in the Philippines. 8. What did Eugenio conclude when she was able to collect proverbs around the country? A. Our ancestors have many proverbs passed on from generation to generation. B. Our ancestors collected proverbs for entertainment. C. Our ancestors used proverbs as rules on how to live right.
  11. 11. 9. True or False: The Spaniards observed that proverbs were a significant part to our ancestors’ outlook, principles and attitude. 10. Why did the Spaniards translate proverbs and oral expressions in their own language? A. To learn about our proverbs B. To learn our native language C. To learn our way of life
  12. 12. 11. By doing so, they were able to interact with the early Filipinos there and eventually introduce the Catholic faith. To interact means _____. A. fight B. communicate C. live
  13. 13. 12. Proverbs are brief instructive expressions. If proverbs are brief, this means that ____. A. Proverbs are very long B. Proverbs are short 13. Proverbs are brief instructive expressions. If proverbs are instructive, this means that ____. A. Proverbs could teach a lesson B. Proverbs could tell a story
  14. 14. 14. Which is the best explanation for “Proverb is the wisdom of many and the wit of one”? A. Proverbs are the accumulated knowledge and learning of many people; however, only one person was able to put these together in a clever and humorous way. B. Proverbs are the knowledge and learning of one; however, many people use it.
  15. 15. 15. Proverbs when used in conversations and writings are ____. A. Easily understood B. Easily recorded C. Easily recalled 16. True or False: Proverbs because they are short are more effective teachers of life and lessons than long or lengthy stories and writings.
  16. 16. 17. What is proverb in Filipino? 18. With regards to proverbs, write TRUE if the statement is true and FALSE if not. A. Proverb is a representation of our native spirit. B. Proverbs are long. C. Proverbs could teach a lesson. D. Proverbs are rules on how to act, behave and make proper judgment. E. Proverbs which are short are not effective teachers of lessons. F. Proverbs do not represent our traditions and beliefs. G. Proverbs are humorous. H. Proverbs strengthen our identity as people.
  17. 17. 19. Proverbs are classified into ____ categories. 20. True or False: Proverbs could be kept alive if Filipinos will continue using them.
  18. 18. Please explain! Choose a partner within your group. With your partner, choose two proverbs from nos. 2 to 6. Explain each. You will be given 10 minutes to write your explanation in paragraph form on a ½ crosswise. Be ready to share for two minutes or less your output to your group mates. While explaining, you will be graded by your group mates using the Proverb Explanation Rubrics. The best presenters from each group will present to the class.
  19. 19. Pair Content Grammar Rules Total Proverb Explanation
  20. 20. Proverb Explanation Rubrics 5 4 3 2 Content All explanati ons were correct and substanti al. Some explanati ons were correct and substanti al. A few explanati ons were correct and substanti al. No explanati on was correct and substanti al. Grammar Rules No errors in grammar A few errors in grammar Some errors in grammar Many errors in grammar
  21. 21. Ang kapalaran ko di ko man hanapin, dudulog lalapit kung talagang akin. (Tagalog) This proverb from the Tagalogs mean that if something was really meant to happen then it will happen. For example, if you were meant to have a good fortune, even without seeking it, it will come to you.
  22. 22. Walang ligaya sa lupa na di dinilig ng luha. (Tagalog) This proverb from the Tagalog region means that one must be willing to sacrifice to achieve success. If you want to be successful, you have to exert effort and hard work. Yes, it would be difficult. You would cry on your journey there but it would all be worth it at the end.
  23. 23. Task 6: Revelation of Truth • How witty (wise) are our ancestors? • What did they use as expression of their inner thoughts & wisdom for better living?
  24. 24. Reminder! •DUE this afternoon! GROUP VOICE RECORDINGS
  25. 25. Assignment •Answer the True or False items on page 21.
  26. 26. Do not put off for tomorrow what you can do for today.
  27. 27. No debt remains unpaid. • Walang utang na di pinagbabayaran.
  28. 28. A lazy young man is like a foul- smelling meat.
  29. 29. It takes only a moment to squander what took a year to save.
  30. 30. A good thing is never too late. • Huli man at magaling ay naihahabol din.
  31. 31. A good woman is worth more than rubies.
  32. 32. After sopping for a long time, he ended up with a poor purchase.
  33. 33. I was formerly a gentlemen without care at all, but when I got married, my body shrank and became small.
  34. 34. The sleeping man does not know the streams he has passed.
  35. 35. It is better to go home and weave a net than to stay on the shore and watch the fish.