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Lebaran di Indonesia

Eid in Indonesia

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Let's learn about the Lebaran (Eid) celebration in Indonesia.

In lesson we will:

- learn about how Indonesians celebrate Lebaran

- learn about Lebaran cultural practices

- learn some phrases and speech acts relating to Lebaran

Vocabulary, Grammar and Language Points

- the verb minta

- tag question kan

- lebaran related vocabulary

Key activites:

Watch and discuss videos about lebaran

Listen to and analyse colloquial language

Learn about the cultural practices during lebaran

Previous lesson recap

Can you answer these questions?

Kapan ... ulang tahun?

Bagaimana biasanya merayakan hari ulang tahun?

Kenangan ulang tahun apa yang paling indah?

Lebaran di Indonesia

Key phrases:

Perayaan                                  Celebration

Merayakan                               To celebrate

Minta                                           Asking for something

Minta maaf                               Asking for forgiveness

Pulang kampung                   Returning to hometown

Agama                                        Religion

Lebaran video

Let's start by watching a video about key features of Lebaran in Indonesia. Before we start, let's reflect on what we already know about Lebaran?

What comes to mind when we think of Eid?
Let's brainstorm and discuss our prior knowledge.

Did you get the 5 key cultural concepts mentioned in the clip?
Watch the video again and complete the following activities.

Lebaran PDF

Lebaran video

Let's watch some other regional and local Lebaran traditions for us to discuss.

Lebaran video

Let's watch a clip about Nopal's and Cute Girl's family celebrating lebaran. The PDF below contains the transcript. The dialogue is very fast and colloquial. Listen to the clip and use the transcript in part A to help you follow along. We are not trying to understand everything. We just want to practise listening to colloquial Indonesian and identify key lebaran-related vocabulary and some useful everyday expressions.

Lebaran PDF

Let's discuss the clip and complete part B together.

Lebaran PDF

Use the following quiz to complete part C of the PDF


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Complete part D of the PDF, share your answer with the class

Kahoot! Activity

Let's login to Kahoot! and test our knowledge.

Player join

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Host login

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Grammar Talk

Let's discuss the difference between active/passive verbs.

Indonesian Grammar Reference

Keeping up with the news

As the course progresses, from time to time, we might read the headlines from the latest Indonesian news for class discussion.

CNN Indonesia

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Antara News

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