Wednesday, November 18

Vocabulary: In The City

مدينة
madeena
City

(plural: mudun مدن )


 
وسط البلد

wisT el-balad 

Downtown



 

شارع
shara3 - Street
(plural: shawaara3  شوارع)


طريق 
Taree2 - Road
(plural Turu2 طرق)


ميدان 
meedaan - Square
(plural:  mayadeen  ميادين)


ناصية 
naSya - Corner
(plural: nawaaSy نواصي)


 عمارة
3omaara - building
(plural: 3omaraat عمارات)


شقة 
sha2a - Flat/Apartment
(plural: shu2a2  شقق)



 Shops and Services
 




4 comments:

NeverEver said...

mashaAllah nice blog here!

Some of these words are familiar to me, but others aren't. Like I would call a building a "banaya" but in school we learn the really formal arabic :-P

Mimisha said...

when we go downtown we just say tacht ( down) :D

Nasreen said...

Nice! This is pretty useful. MashaAllah. I've heard Egyptian Arabic is the most popular. :)

Leslie Lim said...



I would like to share it with all my friends and hope they will like it too.

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