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"هٰذا واسِع."

Translation:This is spacious.

September 8, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mc0re

It's a pity one cannot comment on the pronunciation exercises. I didn't grasp the difference between ها and هٰ. Or صا and صٰ. The sound was like هٓ or سٓ, the transcripts - with the long "aa".

September 8, 2019

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

The sounds are the same, see the tips under At Home 1.
While regular alif looks more like a sword, dagger alif is a tiny vertical line that sits above a letter, more like a dagger. It only appears in a few really old words in Arabic and it sounds exactly like ا.

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