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"Permisi, selamat tinggal."

Translation:Excuse me, goodbye.

November 2, 2018



whats the difference between selamat tinggal and selamat jalan?


Both is used to say goodbye but the difference is in the person leaving or staying. Eg. After my friend visits my home and is leaving, i would say to him "Selamat Jalan" (Have a safe trip) and he would say to me "Selamat Tinggal" (Stay Safe). If both are leaving eg. after school, either phrase may be used.


thanks. Ok, but what do we say goodbye when we are on the phone?


They both have the same meaning like "goodbye" in English in which you say them when you leave someone. Selamat tinggal means "good bye". Selamat jalan means "good walk" or "have a good walk" literally.


Funny how two polite words put together this way sounds kind of rude


Permisi is also please. I got it wrong because it wanted 'excuse me' instead of 'please', but dont think it should have.


Ok, but what do we say goodbye when we are on the phone?

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