Translation of apa in English:

apa

what, which

  • 1

    what, which
    ‘apa ini? ini apa?’ what's this? what is it?
    ‘ada acara apa di televisi?’ what's on on TV?
    ‘ada apa?’ what's the matter?
    ‘tidak apa(-apa)’ it doesn't matter
    ‘apa ya?’ what could it be?
    ‘‘apa kabar?'’ ‘how are you?'
    ‘apa lagi? apa pula?’ what else?
    ‘apa yang Putri lakukan di ruang guru?’ what's Putri doing in the teacher's office?
  • 2colloquial

    or
    ‘mau pergi apa tidak?’ do you want to go or not?
  • 3

    (hesitation marker)
    eh
    ‘apa pun’ no matter what
    ‘apa pun yang kami lakukan’ no matter what we do
    ‘apakah’ whether
    ‘apakah dia sudah berangkat?’ has s/he already left?
    ‘apakah Presiden sudah disumpah?’ has the president been sworn in yet?
    ‘saya tidak tahu apakah dia sudah kembali’ I don't know whether he's back


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Apa

What

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