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Indonesian Phrase 12

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INTRODUCING EACH OTHER

Saling memperkenalkan diri



My name is........

nama saya adalah....... / na-ma sa-ya a-da-lah



What's your name?

siapakah nama anda? / see-a-pa-kah na-ma an-da



I am.....

saya adalah....... / sa-ya a-da-lah



Who are you?

siapakah anda? / see-apa-kah an-da



May I introduce you to.......

bolehkah saya memperkenalkan anda pada...... / bo-leh-kah sa-ya mem-per-ke-nal-kan an-da pa-da



I will introduce you to.......

saya akan memperkenalkan anda pada....... / sa-ya a-kan mem-per-ke-nal-kan an-da pa-da



This is my wife

ini isteri saya / ee-nee ees-tree sa-ya



This is my husband

ini suami saya / ee-nee su-a-mee sa-ya



This is my (girlfriend)

ini (kekasih) saya / ee-nee (ke-ka-seeh) sa-ya (formal conversation)

ini (pacar) saya / ee-nee (pa-car) sa-ya (casual conversation)



This is my (boyfriend)

ini (kekasih) saya / ee-nee (ke-ka-seeh) sa-ya (formal conversation)

ini (pacar) saya / ee-nee (pa-car) saya (casual conversation



This is my friend

ini kawan saya / ee-nee ka-wan sa-ya



This is my son

ini putra saya / ee-nee pu-tra sa-ya



This is my daughter

ini putri saya / ee-nee pu-tree sa-ya



This is my mother

ini ibu saya / ee-nee ee-bu sa-ya



This is my father

ini ayah saya / ee-nee a-yah sa-ya



Nice to meet you

senang berjumpa dengan anda / se-nang ber-jum-pa de-ngan an-da



notes:

Here is the Indonesian family

1. Father

ayah / a-yah

2.Mother

ibu / ee-bu

3.Son

putra / pu-tra

4.Daughter

putri / pu-tree

5.Grandma

nenek / ne-nek

6.Grandpa

kakek / ka-kek

7.Nephew

sepupu / se-pu-pu
8.Cousin

sepupu / se-pu-pu

9.Brother

saudara / sau-da-ra

10. Sister.

saudari / sau-da-ree

11.Husband

suami / su-a-mee

12 Wife.

istri / ees-tree

13. older brother

kakak laki-laki / ka-ka la-kee la-kee

14. older sister

kakak perempuan / ka-ka pe-rem-pu-an

15. younger brother

adik laki-laki / a-deek la-kee la-kee

16. younger sister

adik perempuan / a-deek pe-rem-pu-an