Nationality

Nesba Adjective النَّسَب . Nesba adjective is the adjective from the noun . We use it to say the nationality For example : Egypt مَصْر Maser - Eyptian مَصري Masry Palestine فِلسْطين felesteen - felesteny فِلسطيني With nesba adjective , add (yy) to masculine , yyah (for feminine ) and (yeen) with plural Note: **If …

How to say I want

I want (masculine ) ana ayez أنا عايز I want (feminine) ana ayzah أنا عايزة For Examples: If the speaker is a male I want water أنا عايزة مية  ana ayaez mayah I want tea.   أنا عايزة شاي  ana ayaez shaiI want Pepsi. أنا عايزة بيبسي    ana ayaez pepsi  I want a book. أنا عايزة كتاب  …

Numbers up to 10

How to say Arabic numbers Zero صِفر sefr One واحِد wahed Two اتنين etnaen Three تَلاتة talata Four اربَعة arbaa Five خَمْسة khamsah Six سِتَّه sittah Seven سَبَعةَ sabaah Eight تَمانية tamanyah Nine تِسعة tesah Ten عَشَرة Ashara Be careful about the pronunciation of the letter ع . There is no equivalent in English , …

Egyptian greetings

salamu alikum  سلام عليكُم  peace be upon you alikum essalam  عليكُم السلام  (reply) ezzayak  ازيَّك   how are you (for masculine) ezzayik ازَيِّك    how are you (for female) kwayyes كويس  good kwayyesa     كويسة  good (for female ) enta menaeen انت مِنين؟  where are you from ? (for male) enti menaeen? انتي منين؟ where are you from? …