"Kami belajar tidak lama."

Translation:We studied not for long.

November 14, 2018



this is not good grammar. We did not study long...

November 14, 2018


The trouble with translating Indonesian to English is the use of verb tense. Indonesian uses much more context to suggest the tense and aspect of verb. In this case, a more natural meaning of Kami belajar tidak lama is We haven't been studying for long. Or We haven't studied a long time.

November 17, 2018
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