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Vocabulary – Lesson 7

Iraqi عربي English joo’aan جوعان                         hungry ‘aTshaan عَطشان                         thirsty hathaa yibayyin هذا يبَيِن                        this seems aani ‘indi آني عِندي                     I have fiqra فِكره                             idea yi’jibni يِعجِبني                         I like, literally, it pleases me inti shitguuliin إنتِ شِتگولين                what do you say?, what do you think? – contraction of shinnu and tguliin aani atifiq آني أتّفِق                       I […]

Vocabulary – Lesson 6

Iraqi عربي English ustaath أُستاذ sir aani aHuT آني أحُط                        I put HuTa (m) حُطه                             put it (m) HuTha (f) حُطهه                           put it (f) ‘ala على on il siriir السِرير                          the bed inta tiHtaaj إنتَ تِحتاج                     you need fed shi فَد شي                          something ba’ad fed shi بَعَد فَد شي                    something, anything else musaa’adtak مُساعَدتَك                      […]

Vocabulary – Lesson 5

Iraqi عربي English ashkurak أشکُرَك                  I thank you shgad شگد                     how much, how many nisayt نِسیت                    (I) forgot gilitlii گِلِتلي (you) told me alfehn الفين two thousand aani at-thekkar آني أتذَکَر                         I remember aani ariid آني أرید                           I want aani adfa’ آني أدفَع                          I pay aani adfa’lak آني أدفَعلَك                   […]

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Iraqi عربي English marHaba مَرحَبا hello ustaath أستاذ sir, professor ahlan wa sahlan أهلاً وسَهلاً hello, welcome Shlohnak? شلونَك How are you? zehn زین good al Hamdulillah الحَمدُلله‌ praise be to God aani آني I ismi إسمي my name Tsharrafna تشَرفنا Nice to meet you (you honor us). Wili ishsharraf وإلي الشَرَف And nice to […]