Malay Verbs

Verbs are a key part of any language. Below you find a list of some of the most important Malay verbs to get started with. Together with other basic nouns and adjectives, this will quickly allow you to express basic things in Malay. For even more verbs, take a look at our learning resources for Malay at the end of the page.

EnglishMalay
to knowmengetahui
to thinkberfikir
to comedatang
to putmeletak
to takemengambil
to findcari
to listenmendengar
to workbekerja
to talkbercakap
to givememberi
to likemenyukai
to helpmenolong
to lovemencintai
to waitmenunggu
to standberdiri
to sitduduk
to closemenutup
to openmembuka
to losekalah
to winmemenangi
to diemati
to livehidup
to drinkminum
to eatmakan
to walkberjalan
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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.

Malay Flashcards

Malay Quizlet Flashcards

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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