SI Website Journal
Dictionaries are Fixed
Sunday, 11 April, 2010/
Minggu, 11 April, 2010
We fixed the dictionaries. Our apologies for any inconvenience.
Monday, 7 January, 2008/
Senin, 7 Januari, 2008
We are back up after being down for the past few days. An update with PHP broke some of my code. It's now fixed.
Vocabulary: In the Kitchen / Di Dapur
Sunday, 7 October, 2007/
Minggu, 7 Oktober, 2007
A new vocabulary lesson has been added pertaining to words you may find in a kitchen. These new words are now being referenced from the version 3 English and Indonesian dictionaries (a work still in progress).
Vocabulary: Directions / Arah
Sunday, 30 September, 2007/
Minggu, 30 September, 2007
Another vocabulary lesson has been added. This one is about directions, like north, east, west, and south.
Vocabulary: The Taste of Food / Rasa Makanan
Tuesday, 25 September, 2007/
Selasa, 25 September, 2007
Another vocabulary lesson has been added. This one is about describing food.
Vocabulary: Clothes / Pakaian
Monday, 24 September, 2007/
Senin, 24 September, 2007
Another vocabulary lesson has been added. This one is all about clothes.
Vocabulary: School / Sekolah
Sunday, 9 September, 2007/
Minggu, 9 September, 2007
We added yet another new vocabulary lesson that covers things relating to school.
Vocabulary: Transportation / Transportasi
Saturday, 25 August, 2007/
Sabtu, 25 Agustus, 2007
We added a new vocabulary lesson that covers things relating to transportation.
A New Lesson: Indonesian Pronunciation
Monday, 20 August, 2007/
Senin, 20 Agustus, 2007
We added a new lesson tonight about Indonesian pronunciation. We will be using International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) to represent Indonesian sounds in words. A few translators/tools along with games will be added shortly.
New Indonesian Prefix/Suffix Dictionary Spelling Translators
Monday, 18 June, 2007/
Senin, 18 Juni, 2007
I started building simple translators for finding words in both base and affixed forms. The meN- translator is now available under the 'Tools' section. I will add other affix forms during the next few weeks.
New Game: Indonesian Vocabulary Hangman
Tuesday, 12 June, 2007/
Selasa, 12 Juni, 2007
Please check out the new vocabulary hangman game I just finished.
New Games: Vocabulary
Sunday, 6 May, 2007/
Minggu, 6 Mei, 2007
Two new vocabulary Flash games have been added under the Lessons/Vocabulary section. One game quizzes your written responses and the other game lets you shoot at the correct answer. More English and Indonesian language games and lessons are on the way.
New Lesson: Vocabulary
Tuesday, 17 April, 2007/
Selasa, 17 April, 2007
New vocabulary lessons are now being added to this website. New flash games are being developed to make learning new words fun, not boring.
A New Lesson: Telling Time in Indonesian
Wednesday, 28 March, 2007/
Rabu, 28 Maret, 2007
A new lesson to teach you how to say time in Indonesian has been added. I also built an adjustable Indonesian clock to help you practice.
Audio Added to Alphabet Lesson
Sunday, 18 March, 2007/
Minggu, 18 Maret, 2007
The alphabet lesson now has audio from a native speaker.
A New Lesson: Old Indonesian Spellings
Friday, 16 March, 2007/
Jumat, 16 Maret, 2007
A new lesson has been added. Learn how to translate modern Indonesian spellings to older forms and vice versa. A little translator has been added to the end of the lesson.
A New Game: Petani Kopi/Coffee Farmer
Tuesday, 13 March, 2007/
Selasa, 13 Maret, 2007
I've created a new game to help you practice giving directions in Indonesian. Enjoy!
A New Flashcard Program for Indonesian Numbers
Tuesday, 6 March, 2007/
Selasa, 6 Maret, 2007
I created a new flashcard program to help you learn Indonesian numbers. I still haven't put all the features in it yet, but it's online now. I should complete it by the end of the week. Check it out under 'Games' or 'Lessons/numbers'. Practice, practice, practice...
A New Lesson: Indonesian Numbers
Tuesday, 27 February, 2007/
Selasa, 27 Februari, 2007
If you want to learn how to count in Indonesian, then this is a great place to start. I will be adding a few games to help you practice Indonesian numbers in the near future.
A New Lesson: Indonesian Greetings
Saturday, 24 February, 2007/
Sabtu, 24 Februari, 2007
I added another lesson tonight, including a simple flash animation. The lesson goes over common greetings in Indonesian. More will be added later.
A New Tool: English and Indonesian Number Translator
Friday, 12 January, 2007/
Jumat, 12 Januari, 2007
A New Lesson: The Indonesian Alphabet
Monday, 25 December, 2006/
Senin, 25 Desember, 2006
I created a short lesson about the Indonesian alphabet. There is a rocking Flash program attached to it. Try it out. I am starting to learn animation. I have a long way to go, but it's a start.
Sign and Read the Guestbook
Sunday, 17 December, 2006/
Minggu, 17 Desember, 2006
I added the guestbook today, including a page for new sign ups. The signatures from the previous guestbook are also included here. All signatures will be reviewed first before being made public. Too many hams and spams on the web.
New Website Journal and Date Translation Functionality
Monday, 11 December, 2006/
Senin, 11 Desember, 2006
I just finished writing a simple journal editor to help me keep track of this website's progress. The newer entries will be displayed on the home page and the older entries somewhere else.
The v2 Dictionaries are Back!
Sunday, 10 December, 2006/
Minggu, 10 Desember, 2006
After being offline for a few months, I finally got the v2 English-Indonesian and Indonesian-English dictionaries back online. I rewrote the client code to always place exact matches at the top, even for similar searches. The database was also optimized for quicker searches.
I don't expect to do much more work with these versions. Instead, the v3 dictionaries should be released early spring 2007. They will rock!