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If culture is a house . . . then language is the key to the front door and all the rooms inside.


"SELAMAT PAGI" : "GOOD MORNING" in Indonesian Language. LEARN BASIC BAHASA INDONESIA IN JAKARTA OR ONLINE, with Language Studies Indonesia.

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good morning  in Indonesian language

thank you  in Indonesian language       

hello  in Indonesian language               

Indonesian language name                  

:  selamat pagi

terima kasih


Bahasa Indonesia

Learn Indonesian | Standard Bahasa Indonesia Vs Jakartan Dialect | Offers Help

In this seventh episode, we will be discussing some expressions in standard Bahasa Indonesia and Jakartan Dialect. Let us see the examples of these words here:


Kamu terlihat bingung sekali. Kamu sedang mencari apa?

You seem very confused. What are you looking for?

Jakartan dialect:

Kamu keliatannya bingung banget. Lagi nyari apaan?

You seem very confused. What are you looking for?


Wah, terima kasih untuk bantuanmu.

Wow, thank you for your help.

Jakartan dialect:

Wah, makasih ya udah mau bantuin.

Wow, thank you for helping me.

What do you think of these examples? Now you don’t need to worry if you meet locals and they speak with Jakartan dialect.

Watch this video to further understand these sentences in a conversation.

Selamat belajar!

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