Common Malay-English Verbs

  1. ada : have, has, had, having, had
  2. ajar : teach, teaches, taught,teaching,taught
  3. ambil : take, takes, took , taking, taken
  4. ambil berat : care, cares, cared, caring, cared
  5. anjur : organize, organizes, organized, organizing, organised
  6. atur : arrange, arranges, arranged, arranging, arranged
  7. bakar : burn, burns, burnt, burning, burnt
  8. bangkit :  get up, gets up, got up, getting up, gotten up
  9. bangun : wake up, wakes up, woke up, waking up, woken up
  10. bau : smell, smells, smelt,  smelling, smelt
  11. bawa : bring, brings, brought, bringing, brought
  12. bayar : pay, pays, paid, paying, paid
  13. belajar : study, studies, studied, studying, studied
  14. beli : buy, buys, bought, buying, bought
  15. berdegil : insist, insists, insisted, insisting, insisted
  16. berhadapan dengan : face, faces, faced, facing, faced
  17. berhenti : stop, stops, stopped, stopping, stopped
  18. beri : give, gives, gave, giving, given
  19. beritahu : tell, tells, told, telling, told
  20. bertenang : calm, calms, calmed, calming, calmed
  21. betulkan : rectify, rectifies, rectified, rectifying, rectified
  22. betulkan : correct, corrects, corrected, correcting, corrected
  23. biar : let, lets, let, letting, let
  24. bina :  build, builds, built, building, built
  25. bincang : discuss, discusses, discussed, discussing, discussed
  26. bohong : lie, lies, lied, lying, lied
  27. buang : throw, throws, threw, throwing, thrown
  28. buat : do, does, did, doing, done
  29. buat : make, makes, made, making, made
  30. buka : open, opens, opened, opening, opened
  31. bungkus : wrap, wraps, wrapped, wrapping, wrapped
  32. bertutur : speak, speaks, spoke, speaking, spoken
  33. berkata : say, says, said, saying, said
  34. cari : find, finds, found, finding, found
  35. cinta : love, loves, loved, loving, loved
  36. cuba : try, tries, tried, trying, tried
  37. culik : kidnap, kidnaps, kidnapped, kidnapping, kidnapped
  38. curi : steal, steals, stole, stealing, stolen
  39. datang : come, comes, came, coming, come
  40. dengar : listen, listens, listened, listening, listened
  41. duduk : sit, sits, sat, sitting, sat
  42. eja : spell, spells, spelt, spelling, spelt
  43. fikir : think, thinks, thought, thinking, thought
  44. galakkan :  encourage, encourages, encouraged, encouraging, encouraged
  45. gigit : bite, bites, bit, biting, bitten
  46. goncang : shake, shakes, shook, shaking, shaken
  47. goreng : fry, fries, fried, frying, fried
  48. habis : finish, finishes,  finished, finishing, finished
  49. hantar : send, sends, sent, sending, sent
  50. ikat : tie, ties, tied, tying,  tied
  51. ingatkan : remind, reminds, reminded, reminding, reminded
  52. jawab : answer, answers, answered, answering, answered
  53. jerit : shout, shouts, shouted, shouting, shouted
  54. jual :  sell, sells,  sold, selling, sold
  55. kacau (food) : stir, stirs, stirred, stirring, stirred
  56. kacau : disturb, disturbs, disturbed, disturbing, disturbed
  57. kasihan : pity, pities, pitied, pitying, pitied
  58. kejutkan : surprise, surprises, surprised, surprising, surprised
  59. kunyah :  chew, chews, chewed, chewing, chewed
  60. kunyah : munch, munches, munched, munching, munched
  61. kutip :  pick up, picks up, picked up, picking up, picked up
  62. koyak : tear, tears, tore, tearing, torn
  63. lari : run, runs, ran, running, run
  64. lipat : fold, folds, folded, folding, folded
  65. lupa : forget, forgets, forgot, forgetting, forgotten
  66. lambai : wave, waves, waved, waving, waved
  67. lawan : fight, fights, fought, fighting, fought
  68. letak : put, puts, put, putting, put
  69. lukis : draw, draws, drew, drawing, drawn
  70. masak : cook, cooks, cooked, cooking, cooked
  71. menang : win, wins, won, winning, won
  72. menangis : cry, cries, cried, crying, cried
  73. menghilang : disappear, disappears, disappeared, disappearing, disappeared
  74. menyanyi :  sing, sings, sang, singing, sung
  75. minum : drink, drinks, drank, drinking, drunk
  76. mulakan : start, starts, started, starting, started
  77. pandu : drive, drives, drove, driving, driven
  78. panggil : call, calls, called, calling, called
  79. pastikan : ensure, ensures, ensured, ensuring, ensured
  80. pecut : speed, speeds, sped, speeding, sped
  81. pengsan : faint, faints, fainted, fainting, fainted
  82. pergi : go, goes, went, going, gone
  83. pilih : choose, chooses, chose, choosing, chosen
  84. pinjam : borrow, borrows, borrowed, borrowing, borrowed
  85. pinjamkan : lend, lends, lent, lending, lent
  86. pukul : beat, beats, beat, beating, beaten
  87. puaskan :  satisfy, satisfies, satisfied, satisfying, satisfied
  88. puasa : fast, fasts, fasted, fasting, fasted
  89. pungut : collect, collects, collected, collecting, collected
  90. rasa : feel, feels, felt, feeling, felt
  91. rasa (food) : taste, tastes, tasted, tasting, tasted
  92. rebus : boil, boils, boiled, boiling, boiled
  93. risau : worry, worries, worried, worrying, worried
  94. sedar : realize, realizes, realized, realizing, realized
  95. sediakan: prepare, prepares, prepared, preparing, prepared
  96. singgah : drop by, drops by, dropped by, dropping by, dropped by
  97. simpan : keep, keeps, kept, keeping, kept
  98. sorok : hide, hides, hid, hiding, hidden
  99. suruh : ask, asks, asked, asking, asked
  100. suruh : order, orders, ordered, ordering, ordered
  101. tambah : add, adds, added, adding, added
  102. tangkap : catch, catches, caught, catching, caught
  103. tangkap (foto) : snap, snaps, snapped, snapping, snapped
  104. tanya : ask, asks, asked, asking, asked
  105. temani : accompany, accompanies, accompanied, accompanying, accompanied
  106. terdengar : hear, hears, heard, hearing, heard
  107. terima : receive, receives, received, receiving, received
  108. teringat : remember, remembers, remembered, remembering, remembered
  109. tonton : watch, watches , watched, watching, watched
  110. tukar :  change, changes , changed, changing, changed
  111. tulis  :  write, writes, wrote, writing, written
  112. tunjuk  :  show, shows, showed, showing, shown
  113. tutup : close, closes, closed, closing, closed
  114. yakinkan : convince, convinces, convinced, convincing, convinced
  115. ziarah : visit, visits, visited, visiting, visited

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