Verb Types

In this post we illustrate the different verb types you may encounter in Darija. The 3-letter verbs are the most common in Darija. The 4-letter and 5-letter verbs are extensions of the 3-letter verbs. Verbs with 3 letters Verbs with 3 consonants in sequence Ex: kteb (write), b7et (search), zre3 (plant), sna3 (create), 3raf (know),…

Prepositions

These are the prepositions we use in Darija. We will discuss them in depth under the transition from English to Darija later. About – 3la Are you talking about that movie? Wash tathdar 3la dak lfilm? After – men ba3d, men wra What do you do after work? Shnu tatdir men ba3d ma tatsali khdemtek?…