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Enjoy your stay at Wiktionary! --Apisite (talk) 23:10, 23 December 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Welcome to Wiktionary! Some errors in your edits.Edit

Hi! Welcome to Wiktionary! Please recheck your edits, since I found some errors. For example, your entry in bekemayau has no definition. Also your entries in ayon and ayaw should not be below the Tagalog entry. Note that in Wiktionary, we arrange the languages alphabetically. So the Malay entry should be above the Tagalog entry. Please check your other edits and correct them. Thanks! --Mar vin kaiser (talk) 03:31, 28 March 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Ah, thanks I'm still new to Wiktionary. Nico Fi21 (talk) 06:35, 28 March 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]
Will working on those entries asap!! Nico Fi21 (talk) 06:41, 28 March 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]