x Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 22 July 2017

Basic phrases

The National's columnist Ask Ali has created a list of phrases on his website, as well as audio to help your pronunciation.

Some common phrases are:

Hello Ahlan wa sahlan ???? ????? 

Greetings  Wa aleikom Elsalam ?????? ?????? 

How are you? Kaifa haluk? ??? ????? 

Goodbye Ma'assalama ?? ??????? 

Thank you Shukran jazeelan ???? ????? 

Congratulations Mabrook ????? 

I am fine Ana bekhayr ??? ???? 

What time is it? Kam alsaa’a? ?? ??????? 

Airplane Tayyara ????? 

Stop here Qif Hona ?? ??? 

Hotel Al Fondoq ?????? 

Restaurant Al Mata'm ?????? 

How much is this? Bekam Hatha 

Straight Ela Al Amam  ??? ??????  

To the left Ela Elshamal ??? ?????? 

To the Right Ela Alyameen ??? ??????