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Arabic From English

So basically, I have 26 crowns and 226 lingots, which I think is a lot, thank you. Arabic is basically confusing mirrored words and sentences in different symbols to express languages in others. I find it a bit hard and annoying with the letters, because, let's say there is a letter called ليبيا, when it actually has a meaning called Libya! It's so annoying how Duolingo won't tell you what the meaning of the letters are. AND THE SIMPLE و MEANS AND!!! I think Duolingo should literally just update itself and put a little notice on the screen to tell you what it means. And that would solve my problem, thank you.

March 17, 2020

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

There is no letter called ليبيا !! This is only a country! And the Arabic course still needs improvement, we should have a little patience.

The letters that have a distinct meaning are:

أ = هل = a question preposition for yes/no question

The letter بــِ is a preposition that means "in" or "using".

The letter تـَ has a meaning, but it is very advanced so don't bother.

The letter ر (ra or ri) is the singular imperative form of the verb رأى = see

The letter ســَ is the preposition used to make future tense.

The letter ع ('a or 'i) is the singular imperative form of the verb وعى = to understand sth.

The letter ف is a preposition that has more than one usage.

The letter ك is a preposition that gives the meaning of similarity (sth is like sth).

The letter لـِ is a preposition with the meaning "so that, for that ..".

And the last one that you already know " و " = and.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MopasMipy
not in the order of your points

First off, This course is fairly new, I'm sure they're working hard on improving it ;)

0.5. It's not "Duolingo", the courses are made by contributors which are basically users who felt like volunteering.

  1. I agree, having the words translated could be useful, but you're learning the letters so it's best focus on that.

  2. it's actually وَ (wa), just making sure you don't say "uu" as "and" ;) I don't know why you mentioned that though.

  3. Could you tone down the... bragging? You did 7 skills so far, almost 5 lv.5, so it's very nice to see how dedicated you are.

GL! :D

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