Month: February 2005

Acting Like Good Tourists

This weekend we acted like good little tourists and did a couple of recommended touristy things around KL.  On Saturday we visited the Muzium Negara (National Museum), where Malaysian Tourism Board and Ministery for Tourism, Culture, and Antiquities officials have constructed a clean, simple, and air-conditioned summary of Malaysian culture and traditions.  We kid, we […]


That means "languages."  In Bahasa Indonesia and Bahasa Melayu, you form plurals by just doubling the noun.  Very convenient–no other rules to remember.  Although it can be difficult with more complicated words like keberangkatan. Since we’ve been here, we’ve learned that Bahasa Indonesia and Bahasa Melayu are not quite as identical as we thought.  There […]