Knowing a few simple phrases of Malay opens up an entirely new, more fulfilling travel experience. Malaysians love it if you can communicate in their language and in only a few short hours this book allows you to do just that. Everyday Malay is designed specifically with the visitor in mind and contains everything you need to begin communicating effectively from the very first day. Vocabulary and phrases are given in order of importance, so you learn the essentials first. A bilingual dictionary at the back contains 2, 000 of the most commonly used Malay words. Also included are extensive notes on grammar, etiquette, body language, and cultural do's and don'ts that will make your visit go more smoothly.Thetelephone service works well in Malaysia, andit is even possible tomake overseas calls from the Telekoms officein the mostremote upriver districts of Sarawak, in the heartof Borneo. Thetelephone service was recently partly privatized, anbsp;...
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