Enjoy a collection of stories in Malay as well as hundreds of essential phrases and vocab. Ideal for those who would like to learn Malay while jogging, exercising, commuting, cooking or sleeping. The MP3 files can be copied to your smartphone or your iPad (via iTunes).
Verbs are used to describe actions. Malay verbs in the present tense do not conjugate for each person. This means that the verb stays the same for 'I', 'you', 'he', 'they' etc. This is similar to the case in English.
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Learn to get by in Malay with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Malay phrases which you can use for everyday communication.
You can go from beginner to fluent in Malay in a short time and our nine-step Malay learning guide will show you how. We'll talk about Malay greetings, nouns, adjectives and verbs. The guide provides an overview of each step in the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Malay.
In the previous steps, we taught you the words rumah, buku and kerusi (house, book, chair). We also taught you how to use the indefinite article in Malay to form sebuah rumah, sebuah buku and sebuah kerusi (a house, a book, a chair). In this step, we concentrate on how to use the definite article in Malay to form rumah, buku and kerusi (the house, the book, the chair). You'll see an easy to follow lesson which includes numerous useful examples in both Malay and English. To get started with step 1, simply click the 9-step speedometer symbol. Or you can move ahead to step 5, by clicking the Next Step button (The plural in Malay).
Next Step:The plural in Malay