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In this video, you'll learn 20 of the most common words and phrases in Arabic.
Hi everybody, my name is Nora.
Welcome to The 800 Core Arabic Words and Phrases video series!
This series will teach you the eight hundred most common words and phrases in Arabic.
Ok! Let's get started! First is…
1.
(NORMAL SPEED)
أَبيَض
(ʾbyaḍ)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"white"
(NORMAL SPEED)
أَبيَض
(SLOW)
أَبيَض
(NORMAL SPEED)
white
(NORMAL SPEED)
أُحِبٌّ الصوص الأَبيَض سَميكاً.
(ʾuḥibbu al-ṣūṣ al-ʾabyaḍ samīkan.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"I like white sauce thick."
(SLOW)
أُحِبٌّ الصوص الأَبيَض سَميكاً.
2.
(NORMAL SPEED)
أَحمَر
(ʾaḥmar)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"red"
(NORMAL SPEED)
أَحمَر
(SLOW)
أَحمَر
(NORMAL SPEED)
red
(NORMAL SPEED)
الفَراوْلَة لَوْنُها أَحمَر.
(elfarāwlah lūnhā ʾaḥmar.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Strawberries are red."
(SLOW)
الفَراوْلَة لَوْنُها أَحمَر.
3.
(NORMAL SPEED)
أَخضَر
(ʾaḫḍar)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"green"
(NORMAL SPEED)
أَخضَر
(SLOW)
أَخضَر
(NORMAL SPEED)
green
(NORMAL SPEED)
الضُفدَعُ الأَخضَر في الماء.
(al-ḍufdaʿu al-ʾaḫḍar fī al-māʾ.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The green frog is in the water."
(SLOW)
الضُفدَعُ الأَخضَر في الماء.
4.
(NORMAL SPEED)
أنهى
(ʾanhā)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"finish"
(NORMAL SPEED)
أنهى
(SLOW)
أنهى
(NORMAL SPEED)
finish
(NORMAL SPEED)
المُتَزَلِّج أَنهى السِباق.
(al-mutazalliǧ ʾanhā al-sibāq.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The skier finished the race."
(SLOW)
المُتَزَلِّج أَنهى السِباق.
5.
(NORMAL SPEED)
بَِدَأَ
(badaʾa)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"start"
(NORMAL SPEED)
بَِدَأَ
(SLOW)
بَِدَأَ
(NORMAL SPEED)
start
(NORMAL SPEED)
عَمَلي الجَديدُ يَبدَأُ غَدَاً.
(ʿamalī al-ǧadīdu yabdaʾu ġadan.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"My new job starts tomorrow."
(SLOW)
عَمَلي الجَديدُ يَبدَأُ غَدَاً.
6.
(NORMAL SPEED)
يُصبِح
(yuṣbiḥ)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"become"
(NORMAL SPEED)
يُصبِح
(SLOW)
يُصبِح
(NORMAL SPEED)
become
(NORMAL SPEED)
بِالنَظَرِ إلى التَحليل الشَهريّ، يُصبِحُ الوَضعُ الماليُّ واضِحاً.
( bilnaẓari ʾilā al-taḥlīl al-šahryy, yuṣbiḥu al-waḍʿu al-malyyu waḍiḥan.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Looking at the monthly breakdown, the financial situation becomes clearer."
(SLOW)
بِالنَظَرِ إلى التَحليل الشَهريّ، يُصبِحُ الوَضعُ الماليُّ واضِحاً.
7.
(NORMAL SPEED)
أَربَعَةَ عَشَرَ جُنَيْهاً
(ʾarbaʿaẗa ʿašara ǧunayhan)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"fourteen"
(NORMAL SPEED)
أَربَعَةَ عَشَرَ جُنَيْهاً
(SLOW)
أَربَعَةَ عَشَرَ جُنَيْهاً
(NORMAL SPEED)
fourteen
(NORMAL SPEED)
ṯamanu al-ḥaqībaẗi ʾarbaʿaẗa ʿašara ǧunayhan.
(ثَمَنُ الحَقيبَةِ أَربَعَةَ عَشَرَ جُنَيْهاً.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The bag is fourteen pounds. "
(SLOW)
ṯamanu al-ḥaqībaẗi ʾarbaʿaẗa ʿašara ǧunayhan.
8.
(NORMAL SPEED)
خَمسَةَ عَشَر
(ḫamsaẗa ʿašar)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"fifteen"
(NORMAL SPEED)
خَمسَةَ عَشَر
(SLOW)
خَمسَةَ عَشَر
(NORMAL SPEED)
fifteen
(NORMAL SPEED)
هُناكَ خَمسَةَ عَشَرَ فَصلاً في المَدرَسَة.
(hunāka ḫamsaẗa ʿašara faṣlan fī al-madrasah.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"There are fifteen classes in the school."
(SLOW)
هُناكَ خَمسَةَ عَشَرَ فَصلاً في المَدرَسَة.
9.
(NORMAL SPEED)
سِتَّ عَشَرَةَ ساعَة
(sitta ʿašaraẗa sāʿah)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Sixteen"
(NORMAL SPEED)
سِتَّ عَشَرَةَ ساعَة
(SLOW)
سِتَّ عَشَرَةَ ساعَة
(NORMAL SPEED)
Sixteen
(NORMAL SPEED)
الدَرسُ سِتَّ عَشَرَةَ ساعَة.
(al-darsu sitta ʿašaraẗa sāʿah.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The lesson is sixteen hours."
(SLOW)
الدَرسُ سِتَّ عَشَرَةَ ساعَة.
10.
(NORMAL SPEED)
هاتِف
(hātif)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"telephone"
(NORMAL SPEED)
هاتِف
(SLOW)
هاتِف
(NORMAL SPEED)
telephone
(NORMAL SPEED)
اِعطِني رَقمَ هاتِفِك.
(iʿṭinī raqma hātifiki.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Give me your phone number."
(SLOW)
اِعطِني رَقمَ هاتِفِك.
11.
(NORMAL SPEED)
عَيْن
(ʿayn)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"eye"
(NORMAL SPEED)
عَيْن
(SLOW)
عَيْن
(NORMAL SPEED)
eye
(NORMAL SPEED)
عَيْناي تُؤلِماني.
(ʿaynāī tuʾulimānī.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"My eyes hurt."
(SLOW)
عَيْناي تُؤلِماني.
12.
(NORMAL SPEED)
أَسنان
(ʾasnān)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"teeth"
(NORMAL SPEED)
أَسنان
(SLOW)
أَسنان
(NORMAL SPEED)
teeth
(NORMAL SPEED)
هَل غَسَلتَ أَسنانَك؟
(hal ġasalta ʾasnānak?)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Did you brush your teeth?"
(SLOW)
هَل غَسَلتَ أَسنانَك؟
13.
(NORMAL SPEED)
شَفَتان
(šafatān)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"lips"
(NORMAL SPEED)
شَفَتان
(SLOW)
شَفَتان
(NORMAL SPEED)
lips
(NORMAL SPEED)
شَفَتاي حَمراوَان.
(šafatāī ḥamrāwan.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"My lips are red."
(SLOW)
شَفَتاي حَمراوَان.
14.
(NORMAL SPEED)
آلَة طابِعَة
(ʾālah ṭābiʿah)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"copy machine"
(NORMAL SPEED)
آلَة طابِعَة
(SLOW)
آلَة طابِعَة
(NORMAL SPEED)
copy machine
(NORMAL SPEED)
هَل يُمكِنُ أَن أَستَخدِمَ الآلَة الطابِعَة؟
(hal yumkinu ʾan ʾastaḫdima al-ʾālah al-ṭābiʿah?)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Can I use the copy machine?"
(SLOW)
هَل يُمكِنُ أَن أَستَخدِمَ الآلَة الطابِعَة؟
15.
(NORMAL SPEED)
مَكتَب
(maktab)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"desk"
(NORMAL SPEED)
مَكتَب
(SLOW)
مَكتَب
(NORMAL SPEED)
desk
(NORMAL SPEED)
الحَقيبَةُ تَحتَ المَكتَب.
(al-ḥaqībaẗu taḥt al-maktab.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The bag is under the desk."
(SLOW)
الحَقيبَةُ تَحتَ المَكتَب.
16.
(NORMAL SPEED)
كِتاب
(kitāb)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"book"
(NORMAL SPEED)
كِتاب
(SLOW)
كِتاب
(NORMAL SPEED)
book
(NORMAL SPEED)
هَذا الكِتابُ لَيْسَ جَيِّداً.
(haḏā al-kitābu laysa ǧayyidan.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"This book is not good."
(SLOW)
هَذا الكِتابُ لَيْسَ جَيِّداً.
17.
(NORMAL SPEED)
قَلَم
(qalam)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"pen"
(NORMAL SPEED)
قَلَم
(SLOW)
قَلَم
(NORMAL SPEED)
pen
(NORMAL SPEED)
اَعطِني قَلَماً مِن فَضلِك.
(aʿṭinī qalaman min faḍlik.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Give me a pen, please."
(SLOW)
اَعطِني قَلَماً مِن فَضلِك.
18.
(NORMAL SPEED)
مَكتَب البَريد
(maktab al-barīd)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"post office"
(NORMAL SPEED)
مَكتَب البَريد
(SLOW)
مَكتَب البَريد
(NORMAL SPEED)
post office
(NORMAL SPEED)
هَل مَكتَب البَريد بَعيدٌ عَن هٌنا؟
(hal maktab al-barīd baʿīdun ʿan hunnā?)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"Is the post office far from here?"
(SLOW)
هَل مَكتَب البَريد بَعيدٌ عَن هٌنا؟
19.
(NORMAL SPEED)
مَكتَبَة
(maktabah)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"library"
(NORMAL SPEED)
مَكتَبَة
(SLOW)
مَكتَبَة
(NORMAL SPEED)
library
(NORMAL SPEED)
المَكتَبَةُ هُناك.
(al-maktabaẗu hunāk.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The library is over there."
(SLOW)
المَكتَبَةُ هُناك.
20.
(NORMAL SPEED)
سوبَر ماركِت
(sūbar mārkit)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"supermarket"
(NORMAL SPEED)
سوبَر ماركِت
(SLOW)
سوبَر ماركِت
(NORMAL SPEED)
supermarket
(NORMAL SPEED)
(al-banku fiī makānin mā baīna al-sūbir mārikit wa maġsali al-ssyaārāt.)
(NORMAL SPEED)
"The bank is somewhere in between the supermarket and the car wash."
(SLOW)
Well done! In this lesson, you expanded your vocabulary and learned 20 new useful words.
See you next time!
(salam) سلام

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