23November2017

LOOKING FOR A JOB

LET'S SPEAK BAHASA INDONESIA 07.11.2016

Today, we feature a topic entitled “Mencari Pekerjaan“which in English means “Looking for Job”. As usual, I will introduce you to the vocabulary and expressions that relate to today’s topic of conversation. I’ll say them slowly and you can repeat after me.

Mencari

(2X)Which means

To look for

Pekerjaan

(2X)Which means

Job

Sudah lama

(2X)Which means

long time

Tidak jumpa

(2X)Which means

Not to see

3 (tiga) Tahun

(2X)Which means

Three years

Perpisahan

(2X)Which means

Farewell

Sekolah

(2X)Which means

School

Bekerja

(2X)Which means

To work

Menganggur

(2X)Which means

Be unemployed/jobless

Setiap hari

(2X)Which means

Everyday

Sekarang

(2X)Which means

Now

Belum berhasil

(2X)Which means

Not succeed yet

Penting

(2X)Which means

Be important

Putus asa

(2X)Which means

Be hopeless

Bertemu

(2X)Which means

To meet

Minggu depan

(2X)Which means

Next week

Ngobrol

(2X)Which means

To talk

Tukar

(2X)Which means

To change

Informasi

 

now, we give you an example of conversation entitled “mencari pekerjaan” or in english means “looking for job”. the conversation is between a.  dodo and b. tomo. i’ll say the sentence twice slowly and you can repeat after me.

 

A

Hai Tomo apa kabar?

Sudah lama kita tidak berjumpa!

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

Hi, Tomo how are you?

Long time not see you!

B

Baik-baik saja.

Sudah hampir 3 (tiga) tahun tidak berjumpa.

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

I am fine.

I’ve not seen you for almost three years.

A

Ya, sejak acara perpisahan sekolah!

(2X) Which means

Yes, since the school farewell party! 

B

Apakah kamu sudah bekerja?

(2X) Which means

Have you worked?

A

Saya belum bekerja.

Kamu?

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

No, I haven’t worked, yet.

How about you?

B

Saya juga belum bekerja.

Setiap hari saya mencari pekerjaan.

Tetapi, belum berhasil sampai sekarang.

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

I also do not work.

I look for a job every day.

But, I do not take it up to now.

A

Yang penting, kita tidak boleh putus asa.

(2X) Which means

We must not be desperate.

B

Betul.

Bagaimana kalau kita bertemu lagi minggu depan?

Kita bisa ngobrol dan tukar informasi.

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

 

Right!

Why don’t we meet again next month?

We can share experience.

A

Baiklah. Sampai jumpa.

(2X) Which means

Alright! See you!

 

That was today’s Let's Speak Bahasa Indonesia. Hopefully, it can be useful for those, who want to know more about Bahasa Indonesia. We'll see you again with a different topic. 

 

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