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Informal Indonesian slang words

Informal Indonesian slang words

Many informal Indonesian slang words used every day were absorbed from brand names originally – a lot of which sound nothing like their original ‘formal’ counterparts. You’ll never find these informal words in any Indonesia dictionary – but learn them and they will be well […]

Popular traditional Indonesian remedy drinks: Wedang Bajigur

Popular traditional Indonesian remedy drinks: Wedang Bajigur

We’ve given you an insight into Indonesian spices before – but we don’t just use them for cooking; we also make drinks out of them, such as Wedang Bajigur. Wedang Bajigur English Bahasa Indonesia Ingredients: 2 tablespoon of black coffee powder 1 litre of coconut […]

Everyday Objects

Everyday Objects

Now let’s look at some everyday objects. English Bahasa Indonesia Pronunciation Pen Pena Pencil Pensil Notepad Notes Book Buku Magazine Majalah Newspaper Koran Comic Komik Computer Komputer Phone Telepon Mobile phone / cellphone Ponsel Television Televisi

Numbers (part one): 1 to 20

Numbers (part one): 1 to 20

Now we’re going to start looking at the numbers 1 to 20. Below you’ll find the Bahasa Indonesia translation and pronunciation of each number in English – you can use the audio to practice. English Bahasa Indonesia Pronunciation 1 One Satu 2 Two Dua 3 […]

Transport

Transport

In our next lesson, we’re going to look at some words related to transport – again we’ll be using these a little later on. English Indonesian Pronunciation Train Kereta api Aeroplane Kapal terbang Boat Perahu Taxi Taksi Car Mobil Bus Bis Motorbike / motorcycle Sepeda […]

Colours / Colors

Colours / Colors

In our first few lessons, we’ll learn simple words that we can use later on when we start sentences – this time we’ll take a look at colours. English Bahasa Indonesia Pronunciation Red Merah Blue Biru Green Hijau Yellow Kuning Orange Oranye Grey / Gray […]