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Rolling the r

The audio seems to roll the r a lot in roti, rusak. Is the rolling of the r a part of standard Indonesian dialect taught or not?

June 19, 2019

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/Femmy813541

Yes, we do roll our r's.

June 19, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/DanielVanD18

Ok, do Indonesians still understand someone if they can’t roll rs?

July 17, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/Femmy813541

Yes.

July 18, 2019, 1:16 AM

https://www.duolingo.com/JessePaedia

The 'r' in Indonesian is always a trilled (rolled) 'r'.

June 20, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/Iaboratory

Also air, but you do not need to roll your r.

June 20, 2019
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