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"Samahani baba"

Translation:Excuse me, father

March 8, 2017

11 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/HManji

can samahani be used on its own? e.g. when moving through a crowd?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Gazelle1596

"Samahani" is an arabic loanword used as "Excuse me." in English - you can use it when moving through a crowd, when asking for directions (or other things) or when apologizing for something (so "sorry" when it IS your fault).


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ololololololo

Wouldn't "Sorry father"work here too?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RosaliaV1

It worked for me


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/il.malavit

Breakdown please?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JudithJane

on my phone app, it said "sorry" as well as "excuse me"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JerryWKY

For some reason. The audio doesn't play on my device.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RosaliaV1

There is no audio in the first few lessons.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BBazzle

Does anyone else not have sound?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/RosaliaV1

The first five or so lessons don't have audio at all. The following have some recordings, from what I have seen


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/s0Bmzrar

i really cant stand this guy's voice

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