This is how boys do. You speak about marriage and they change the topic, by making a compliment. Who can resist that?
Temanku baru nikah lagi sama bule… – A friend of mine just married again with a foreigner…
Ini globalization – This is globalization
Kamu cantik malam ini – You are beautiful tonight
Iya iya… dan ini gombalization – Yeah, yeah… and that is gombalization
Gombal – rags; but also a person making compliments
A ‘problem’ that is usually considered as a ‘British problem’, where one word can have many totally different meanings, is also known in many other languages. So, if you missed a traditional ketoprak show, you can still wear some strange cloths while eating… ketoprak.
Jangan lupa, ada ketoprak malam ini – Don’t forget, (we’ll) have ketoprak (for) tonight
Hm, apa yang bisa aku pakai – Hm, what should I wear (then)
Ini sayuran aja, bukan teater… tapi kalau mau… – It’s just a salad, not a theatre (show)… but if you want…