Saudi Arabia 2006

Sunday, November 26, 2006

Useful Phrases in Arabic now that the trip is almost over...

Good morning Sabah el khair
(reply) Sabah el noor

Good evening Masa el khair
(reply) Masa el noor

Hello Marhaba

Greetings (formal) Assalaam’alaikoom
(formal reply) ‘alaikoom Assalam

Welcome Ahlan wa-sahlan

Goodbye Ma’assalama

How are you? Kaifa halak

Fine Ana Be-khair

Yes Na’am

No La
Please Min Fadhlak

Thank you Shukran
(reply) Affwan
God willing In’sh'allah

What is your name? Ma Ismuk?

My name is Ismi

Excuse me Lo Samaht

I am sorry Ana Asif

I don’t know La Adri


At 10:22 PM, Anonymous Langley said...

Cool vocab basics gonna print them out to use on the blogs from inside Saudi. : } Jo


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