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"اَلْحائِط كَبير."

Translation:The wall is big.

July 11, 2019

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

The reason this cannot be translated as "the big wall" is because "big" (kabeer) is not definite (ilkabeer). If the sentence was "ilHaa2T ilkabeer", that would then translate as "the big wall".


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

Thanks for sharing. I had been wondering exactly that.


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

I haven't encounered the دِٔ before, it sounds exactely like إِ in my ears, but looks like a kind of d – what letter is it?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Przemekp934259

It's not d, it sounds correct to you. It's ئ


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Bir280185

What about Large? How do we not know it is "large" ?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Ghasem754727

The wall is big & Abig wall.. So complex این Arabic

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