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"Is your wife an engineer, Sam?"

Translation:هَل زَوْجَتَك مُهَنْدِسة يا سام؟

September 5, 2019

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

What are the two letters in front of 'wife' for?

September 5, 2019

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

You mean هل ? It is used to indicate the sentence is a question. From the tips
in Arabic, yes/no questions begin with the word هَل (hal). هَل doesn’t have a translation in English — it just means, “hey, I’m a yes/no question!” هَل you ready for this?

September 5, 2019
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