20 Malay Phrases You Can Use Immediately

Once you start learning a new language, you want to use it immediately. The 20 Malay phrases in the list below allow you to do exactly that. For even more phrases, take a look at our learning resources for Malay at the end of the page.

EnglishMalay
pleasesila
thank youterima kasih
sorrymaaf
I want thisSaya mahu ini
I want moreSaya mahu lagi
I knowSaya tahu
I don't knowSaya tidak tahu
Can you help me?Boleh kamu bantu saya?
I don't like thisSaya tak suka ini
I like youSaya suka awak
I love youSaya sayang kamu
I miss youSaya rindu kamu
see you laterjumpa awak lagi
Come with meIkut saya
turn rightbelok kanan
turn leftbelok kiri
go straightpergi terus
What's your name?Apa nama awak?
My name is DavidNama saya David
I'm 22 years oldSaya berumur 22 tahun
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Malay Vocabulary Books

Learn Malay - Quick / Easy / Efficient

Learn Malay - Quick / Easy / Efficient

This vocabulary book is a curated Malay word frequency list with 2000 of the most common Malay words and phrases. Following the Pareto principle (80/20 rule), this book is built to streamline the learning process by concentrating on the core words and sentence structures. The result is a unique book ideal for driven learners and language hackers.
Malay Vocabulary Book

Malay Vocabulary Book

This Malay vocabulary book contains more than 3000 words and phrases and is organized by topic to make it easier for you to pick what to learn first. It is well suited for learners of all levels who are looking for an extensive resource to improve their vocabulary or are interested in learning vocabularies in one particular area of interest.

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Malay Quizlet Flashcards

These Malay flashcard sets contain 1300 of the most important Malay vocabularies sorted by topic. Each set represents one topic which allows you to dive deeper into areas depending on your priorities and interests.

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