Welcome to the 10th lesson about verbs in Malay. We will first learn about the present tense, followed by the past tense, and future tense. We will also analyze some grammar rules, and finally practice how to ask for direction in Malay.
Verbs are used to express an action (I swim) or a state of being (I am). The present tense in Malay conveys a situation or event in the present time. Here are some examples:
The past tense in Malay conveys a situation or event in the past time. Here are some examples:
The future tense in Malay conveys a situation or event which is anticipated to happen in the future. Here are some examples:
Now let's take a break and refresh our vocabulary by learning the body parts.
Travel Phrases in Malay
Imagine yourself in some Malay speaking country. The following travel phrases are highly important and can help you avoid misunderstanding. Try to memorize them and practice!
|Can you help me?||Bolehkah anda tolong saya?|
|Can I help you?||Bolehkah saya tolong anda?|
|Where is the airport?||Di mana lapangan terbang?|
|Go straight||Jalan terus|
|Turn left||Pusing kiri|
|Turn right||Pusing kanan|
I hope this lesson about the verbs in Malay was not hard for you. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now it's time to check the next lesson below.
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