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Bule Belajar Bahasa

Bule Belajar Bahasa

By Cindy & Kristen
This is not your typical language-learning podcast. Follow the journey of Kristen (a Bule) as she tries to learn Bahasa Indonesia taught by her friend, Cindy, a self proclaimed Bahasa Indonesia expert. Questions? Feedback? Send them all to bulebelajarbahasa@gmail.com! Find us on instagram @bulebelajarbahasa & our personal instagrams: @sindienjela (Cindy) @kristenutomo (Kristen)
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A Quarantine Comeback
We're back for another episode via a recorded zoom chat! Sorry in advance for the sound quality. We miss doing the podcast, and we've gotten some messages about our "disappearances" so here we are! In this episode we're talking about things we're doing during quarantine... (spoiler: it's a lot of cleaning), and some words to express our feelings during this pandemic. Hopefully our listeners (wherever you are) are staying safe & healthy! Love you guys,  C&K
36:25
April 19, 2020
Happy New Year!!
Just a short PSA from us. We love you all!
03:55
January 5, 2020
Pujian / Compliments
Aww, that's so nice of you to say! Learn how to compliment someone with Kristen & Cindy. Make friends by giving them nice words! Learn how to encourage / empower someone by mentioning their positive qualities! Listen all about it in this week's episode. Maybe we'll do insults next week... (just kidding). Leave us a voice message if you want to be featured in our next episode! And also, thank you for all the messages and support we’ve received! We love reading the messages and interacting with you! Find us on Facebook (Bule Belajar Bahasa), Instagram (@bulebelajarbahasa) or via email at bulebelajarbahasa@gmail.com
23:15
December 29, 2019
Perasaan / Feelings
All the feels. This week Kristen & Cindy are talking all about feelings / perasaan that you might have... Whether you're happy? sad? disappointed? Learn how to say it all with this week's episode! Thank you for all the messages and support we’ve received! We love reading the messages and interacting with you! Find us on Facebook (Bule Belajar Bahasa), Instagram (@bulebelajarbahasa) or via email at bulebelajarbahasa@gmail.com
17:45
December 22, 2019
Pamit / Saying Goodbye
Indonesians love to take their time saying their goodbyes... Cindy & Kristen talks some phrases you say when you say goodbye, when you’re leaving somewhere... especially since Kristen is going to Japan soon. Sorry for the short & rushed episode! We were trying to squeeze this episode before Kristen's trip! We'll chat longer on next episodes! PS: There will be no new episode on 12/15 because Kristen is unavailable, but we'll be back on the 22nd!
19:03
December 8, 2019
Waktu / Time
WHY ARE INDONESIANS ALWAYS LATE? Join Cindy & Kristen in this episode as we explore the time culture in Indonesia, how to tell time in Indonesian, and Kristen’s favorite word to tell to her kids about time… nanti (later). Access our weekly guide here! PS: Thank you for all the messages and support we’ve received! We love reading the messages and interacting with you! Find us on Facebook (Bule Belajar Bahasa), Instagram (@bulebelajarbahasa) or via email at bulebelajarbahasa@gmail.com
40:36
December 2, 2019
Basa-Basi / Small Talk
TWO EPISODES IN A ROW? We’re on a roll! Have you ever been in a situation where you want to make small talk with an Indonesian but you are so intimidated you don’t know where to start or say? In this episode, Cindy is teaching Kristen how to small talk in Indonesian. Download our weekly phrase guide here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1MIGlt7aF_GBKz7Ldo8w3gd7ikzlpAJbIba0-u1hMKII/edit?usp=sharing PS: Thank you for all the messages and support we’ve received! We love reading the messages and interacting with you! Find us on Facebook (Bule Belajar Bahasa), Instagram (@bulebelajarbahasa) or via email at bulebelajarbahasa@gmail.com
34:02
November 24, 2019
Minta Maaf / Apologize
We’re back! Kami kembali! Were you wondering where we went? Well then, you better listen to this new episode to find out ALL ABOUT IT! What we did on these quiet 7 months? In our comeback episode, we’re teaching you some phrases to apologize… because frankly, we had a lot to apologize for. Download our guide to listen along to the phrases we used! Link: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1rFa7Q8kHy-p-tpRSzbfBUW8B8C0G2wH9gxZ1CaHyCI0/edit?usp=sharing PS: Thank you for all the messages and support we’ve received! We love reading the messages and interacting with you! Find us on Facebook (Bule Belajar Bahasa), Instagram (@bulebelajarbahasa) or via email at bulebelajarbahasa@gmail.com
22:49
November 17, 2019
Makan-Makan / Eating Out (Part 2)
This episode features more learning and less laughing. In this episode, Cindy taught Kristen (and our listeners) how to order food in Indonesian through 12 simple phrases you can start learning today. In the end we talk about some weird Indonesian eating culture that intrigues us. We are still perfecting our format, so please give us some feedback on: bulebelajarbahasa@gmail.com or at instagram at @bulebelajarbahasa!
01:07:13
March 17, 2019
Makan-Makan / Eating Out (Part 1)
Welcome to episode 2 of podcast Bule Belajar Bahasa! In this episode we get a little bit carried away as we talk about our favorite topic: food. Cindy teaches Kristen how to say the alphabet letters in Indonesian, as well as talking about how to order food, cook food, adjust taste in Bahasa Indonesia. This episode was so long that we had to split it up into 2 episodes (sorry not sorry)! 
57:13
March 10, 2019
Pacaran / Dating
Welcome to the first episode of BBB Podcast. We are your host Cindy & Kristen. In this first episode we are talking all about dating and married life in Bahasa Indonesia. Cindy teaches Kristen the Indonesian dating culture, pet names, dating slangs, and to text like an Indo. Please note that Cindy have no qualifications to teach Kristen this.
46:10
March 3, 2019