Indonesian Vocabs Part 2

A. Family 1. Father: Ayah, Bapak.* The most general and widely used 2. Mother: Ibu, Bunda* * People will use different names for calling parents based on their ethnicity, faith, living area or region. For Father: a1. Babe (pron: Ba as in 'Bunch', Be as in 'Bend' or 'Bench') used in Betawi culture, esp. in …

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Indonesian Vocabs Part 1

Wondering how to converse in Indonesian? or just to help you survive in Indonesia while travelling there? These are lists of Indonesian vocabs and/or some expressions to get you closer with the locals. A. Ucapan Salam/Greetings 1. Hi : Hai example: Hai, Dani! > Hi, Dani! 2. Hello : Halo, Hello example: Halo, Geri! > Hello, Geri! …

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Indonesia? Bali?

Several weeks before summer A: Hey, what will you do for this summer holidays? B: I think I will go to somewhere tropical, but I haven't decide it yet.  Maybe Bahamas, Maldives, Jamaica, Hawaii, errr, I dunno. Still thinking. A: Wow, it sounds a lot of fun. Summer in a tropical country, sounds amazing. I'm jealous …

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“la ilaha illa al-Lah” Diucapkan oleh umat Kristen Arab sebelum Era Islam

Artikel ini merupakan kutipan dari sebuah tulisan di sebuah forum yang menurut saya sangat bagus dan memperkaya pengetahuan saya mengenai Kristen dan kedekatan agama Abraham ini dengan saudaranya, Islam dan Judaisme/Yahudi, terutama sejarahnya dan tutur bahasa yang agak mirip dikarenakan letak geografis penyebaran dan lahirnya ketiga agama samawi ini berada didalam lingkup yang berdekatan (Asia--Asia …

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Agnes Monica, one of my favorite singers – One of Indonesia’s Best Singers

I want to share with you one of my favorite singers. She is Agnes Monica. She is one of the best singers in Indonesia. She started her singing career when she was 6 years old. She is a soprano and her vocal ability is incredible. She proved it on this occassion. She sang beautifully her …

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Orange skies

Well, this was a picture that I took when I was on my holidays in my home, Bekasi. Honestly, I did not see this phenomenon at first, but my brother did. He told me that I should go outside and take a look. When I came outside, I just astonished with something in front of …

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My childhood memories part 1

Listening to the gurgling of rain in Yogyakarta, reminds me to my lovely childhood city, Bogor. I lived there since I was about two years old until six years old. I have alot of beautiful memories there which I could not forget forever. I went to a kindergarten named Satu Bakti. There, I had some …

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