Wk 2: Pronunciation in Malay Part I

  1. Characteristic of Malay language:
    Agglutinative: words and terms are produced by combining various sounds of the alphabets
  2. Vowel
    6 in Malay language
  3. Vowel A
    • A a
    • Pronounce as in aa / ar/ ah
  4. Saya
    Me/myself/my/mine
  5. Mata
    eyes
  6. Kaya
    • Rich
    • Also a malaysian jam
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    Pronounce as in eh
  8. Meja
    Table
  9. Sewa
    • Sae wah
    • Rent
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    • Prounce as in er
    • eg. Emak (mother)
    • Keluar (exit)
  11. Emak
    er mak- mother
  12. Keluar
    exit
  13. Vowel i
    • Pronounce as ee
    • Eg. pipi= cheek
    • Kiri= left
  14. Pipi
    cheek
  15. Kiri
    left
  16. vowel o
    • Pronounce as in ow
    • eg. Bola= ball
    • Kotor= dirty
  17. Bola
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  18. Kotor
    • dirty
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  19. Vowel U
    • Pronounce as in Uew
    • eg. guru= teacher
    • Susu= milk
  20. Guru
    • Teacher
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  21. Susu
    • Milk
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  22. Diphthong
    A combination of two vowels and produces a new sound
  23. diphthong ai
    • Pronounce as in eye
    • eg. Misai= moustache
    • Pandai= smart
    • Pantai= beach
  24. Misai
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  25. Pandai
    SmartImage Upload 9
  26. Pantai
    • Beach
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  27. Diphthong Au
    • Pronounce as in aour
    • Eg. Daun= leaf
    • Pulau= island
  28. Daun
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  29. Pulau
    • Island
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  30. Diphthong Oi
    • Pronounce as in oy
    • Koir= choir
    • Kaloi= type of fish
  31. Koir
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  32. Kaloi
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Wk 2: Pronunciation in Malay Part I
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Wk 2: Pronunciation in Malay
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