Translation of be in Indonesian

be

verb

  • 1

    ‘don't be late’ jangan terlambat
    ‘I am sick’ saya sakit
    ‘he's my student’ dia siswa saya
    ‘it was fine yesterday’ cuacanya bagus kemarin
    ‘it's five o'clock’ sekarang jam lima
    ‘what time is it?’ jam berapa (sekarang)?
  • 2

    (indicating existence in time, be present) ada
    (indicating existence in time, be present) berada
    ‘he's here’ dia di sini
    dia ada di sini
    ‘I am in Jakarta’ saya ada di Jakarta
    saya berada di Jakarta
  • 3

    sedang
    ‘she's typing the report now’ dia sedang mengetik laporan itu
  • 4

    (future marker) akan
    ‘they'll leave next month’ bulan depan mereka akan berangkat