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"This is a big bathroom, praise be to God!"

Translation:هٰذا حَمّام كَبير اَلْحَمْدُ لِله!

August 11, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/oxmed10

هل هذا معنى مقصود ام ماذا ؟ نشكر الله في كثير من أمور ولكن حمام لديه مجاز معين ولا نذكر فه اسم الله نتمنى تصحيح الأخطاء وشكرا.


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

What's the correct pronunciation, haadha hamam or haadha hamamun?


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

For the whole sentence: haadhaa Hammaam-un kabiir-un al-Hamd-u li-llaah(-i).


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Adamjunior6

For the sake of this sentence, both formulas are correct, but the most common haadha hamam


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Elisa161216

What is the difference between كبير and واسع?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/TJ_Q8
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They can be used interchangeably most of the time, when it comes to spaces. However, to be precise:

  • Big: كبير (kabír).
  • Spacious: واسع (wási3).

So, I can say that كبير is more general than واسع in some sense, since it can be used for sizes, volumes, as well as areas and spaces sometimes. On the other hand, واسع is kind of restrict to spaces and areas.
Imagine a room, with wide area but a low roof - I think you can describe it as spacious but not as big - Just how I see it.

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