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Learn Indonesian Through Comics #002

Halo semuanya, apa kabar? (Hello everyone, how are you?) This time we're gonna continue our lesson where we learn Bahasa Indonesia through a comic called Juki. If you haven't read my previous lesson, you can read it first, then you can continue this lesson.      Read also: Learn Indonesian Through Comics #001 So, I guess you guys all have read my previous lesson. Let's dive in then! If you want to learn Bahasa Indonesia with me, you can just join my group. You can check it out on the  About Me  page. Learn Indonesian From a Comic Juki Let's first take a look at the first scene down below. Scene 1 Let's take a look at what Juki's father has said in this scene. Juk... Babeh liat kalo liburan gini tiap hari loe kaga ada kegiatan ya... Cuma buang-buang waktu aja... (Juk, from what I've seen, every time you have a holiday like this one, you have nothing to do. All you did was just wasting time.) Vocabulary that we can learn from these sentences.

Alay Meaning in the Indonesian Language

Halo semuanya, apa kabar? (Hello everyone, how are you?) This time I'm gonna talk about a slang word in Bahasa Indonesia, that is alay. As usual, we will be going to watch a scene from an Indonesian movie, so that you will see how this word is spoken. If you want to learn Bahasa Indonesia with me, you can just join my group. You can check it out on the  About Me  page. So, let's dive in! Meaning of Alay Alay refers to someone or something that is tacky or cheesy. If you see something that is tacky, you can say this word, or if you see a person who is not having good taste, you can say he is an [alay]. I will give you example sentences at the end of this article so that you will have a better understanding of how to use this word.      Read also: Bokap Meaning In the Indonesian Language This word [alay] is a slang word, so I recommend you not to use this word in a formal setting. How to Pronounce Alay I have recorded my voice pronouncing this word. So, let's

How to Say Get Well Soon In Indonesian Language

Useful Indonesian Phrases #4 - Halo semuanya, apa kabar? Baik-baik saja dong tentunya? (Hello everyone, how's it going? I hope you all well.) In this Useful Indonesian Phrases section, we're gonna learn about how to say get well soon in Bahasa Indonesia. We will also be going to watch a scene from an Indonesian movie, where this phrase is spoken so that you can better understand this phrase, and you can also see how Indonesian people are saying it. If you want to learn Bahasa Indonesia with me, you can just join my group. You can check it out on the  About Me  page. So, let's dive in! How to Say Get Well Soon You can say this phrase to say get well soon in Bahasa Indonesia. Semoga lekas sembuh. This phrase is formal, so if your situation is formal, you can say this phrase. And below is how you pronounce it. Informally, you can say this phrase. Cepat sembuh ya. Or, Cepet sembuh ya. Cepat and cepet is the same, but you'll hear in daily conversation

Asking Someone Out In Indonesian Language

Useful Indonesian Phrases #3 - Halo semuanya? Apa kabar? Saya harap kabar kalian semua baik ya. (Hello everyone? How are you? I hope that you're all doing well.) In this lesson, we're gonna learn about how to ask someone out in Bahasa Indonesia. We will also be going to watch a scene from an Indonesian movie where this phrase is spoken.  If you want to learn Bahasa Indonesia with me, you can just join my group. You can check it out on the  About Me  page. So, let's get started! Phrases For Asking Someone Out In Bahasa Indonesia First of all, you want to make sure that the person that you want to ask out is free, and not having something to do. To ask if someone free or not, you can use this phrase . Kamu ada acara ngga? (Are you free?) Below is how you pronounce it. But don't forget to add the time that you want to ask him or her out. For example, you want to ask her/him out tomorrow, and then add the word [besok] in that phrase, and it will become lik