|Spoken by:||~ 250 million|
|Spoken in:||Indonesia, East Timor|
Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia) is the official language of the Republic of Indonesia and is spoken by about 227 million people. It's mutually intelligible with Malay (language of Malaysia).
Common difficulties Edit
The Foreign Service Institute has estimated that learning Indonesian to a Professional Working Proficiency in the language (a score of Speaking-3/Reading-3 on the Interagency Language Roundtable scale) will take an average of 36 weeks (900 class hours).
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Pimsleur offers a course in Indonesian.
Duolingo offers a course in Indonesian.
Rosetta Stone offers a course in Indonesian.
- ↑ U.S. Department of State; FSI's Experience with Language Learning; https://www.state.gov/m/fsi/sls/c78549.htm