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"a smart Arab woman"

Translation:اِمْرَأة عَرَبِيّة ذَكِيّة

August 8, 2019

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

What does the little w on vowels do? If it's on a consonant, it doubles it, correct?

August 8, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/TJ_Q8

Yes, it is Shaddah, and it falls only on consonants. You might find it on ي or و but if it does it means these two are not long vowels, but are rather consonants (as Y and W respectively).

August 8, 2019
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