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  5. "I read this newspaper."

"I read this newspaper."

Translation:Saya membaca koran ini.

August 20, 2018



I did think this might be a Muslim word related to the Qur'an, but it comes from the Dutch 'krant' which itself is from the French word 'courant', suggesting 'current affairs'...


Can you also have: Saya membaca ini koran?


No, you have to put "ini" after koran to mean "This newspaper".

If you put "ini" at the beginning, it means you make it a subject, like in "This(ini) is a newspaper".

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