This article was published in APBIPA Bali’s website. Please click here for the complete article. The island of New Guinea, including both the country Papua New Guinea and the Indonesian provinces, has 15% of all the world’s known languages. Papua is home to 307 local languages, but almost everybody speaks Indonesian. For many people, Indonesian is …

Kali ini saya akan berbagi ilmu tentang bahasa Biak Beteu atau Beser yang merupakan salah satu dialek bahasa Biak. Bahasa ini digunakan oleh masyarakat suku Biak Beteu yang mendiami beberapa kampung di Pulau Waigeo (Waigio Barat dan Selatan), Pulau Misool, Pulau Mansuar, dan Pulau Gam, di Kepulauan Raja Ampat, Provinsi Papua Barat. Seperti di daerah …

I was looking at the screen working on a math problem that I hated. I started to feel uncomfortable. It was as if somebody whispered in my ear “Check your Facebook first, and come back to your task when you feel better.” I start listening to that devil. I opened Facebook, chatted with my friends, …