23November2017

FALLEN TREE

LET'S SPEAK BAHASA INDONESIA 14.11.2016

Today, we feature a topic entitled “POHON TUMBANG“ which in English means “FALLEN TREE”. 

As usual, I will introduce you to the vocabulary and expressions that relate to today’s topic of conversation. I’ll say the sentence twice slowly and you can repeat after me.

Pohon

(2X) Which means

Tree

Tumbang

(2X) Which means

 To fall

Di rumah

(2X) Which means

 At home

Baru saja

(2X) Which means

Recently

Sampai

(2X) Which means

 To arrive

Di kantor

(2X) Which means

At the office

Pulang

(2X) Which means

To come home

Jalanan

(2X) Which means

Street

Macet

(2X) Which means

Congested

Di belakang

(2X) Which means

At the back of/Behind

Besar

(2X) Which means

Big

Cuaca

(2X) Which means

Weather

Ekstrim

(2X) Which means

Extreme

Pagi hari

(2X) Which means

Morning

Cerah

(2X) Which means

Bright

Siang

(2X) Which means

Day

Hujan lebat

(2X) Which means

Heavy rain

Angin

(2X) Which means

Wind

Kencang

(2X) Which means

Strong

Reda

(2X) Which means

To subside

Now, we give you an example of conversation entitled “Pohon Tumbang” or in English means “Fallen Tree”. The conversation is between A.  Dodi and B. Tono on the phone.

A

Hai Tono apakah kamu sudah di rumah?

(2X) Which means

Hi, Tono are you at home?

B

Saya baru saja sampai di rumah.

Kamu?

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

I’ve just arrived at home

How about you?

A

Saya masih di kantor.

Belum bisa pulang.

Jalanan macet sekali.

Karena di belakang kantor ada pohon besar tumbang.

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

I  am still at the office.

I cannot go home.

The streets are congested.

Because behind the office, there is a large tree falling down.

B

Ya , ini karena cuaca ekstrim.

Pagi hari cuaca masih cerah.

Siang tiba-tiba hujan lebat,

disertai angin kencang.

Ini yang menyebabkan banyak pohon yang tumbang.

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

Yes, it is because of an extreme weather.

It was bright in the morning.

But suddenly, a heavy rain fell at noon,

followed by strong wind.

This caused a lot of fallen trees.

A

Betul. Selain itu hujan lebat menyebabkan macet.

(2X) Which means

Yes. A heavy rain causes congestion.

B

Hujan sudah reda.

Sebaiknya saya pulang sekarang.

Sampai jumpa besok!

(2X) Which means

(2X) Which means

 (2X) Which means

The rain has subsided.

So, I should go home now.

See you tomorrow.

 

 

 

  
  

 

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