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genienabottleSunday 10th of April 2005 05:53:27 PM
egyptian arabic - i am just a learner but as others here are too maybe i can help with some basic words and we can exchange words together...hope its helpful.....ok to start with ....

Egyptian Expressions

Yes: naam, aywa
No: la
Perhaps: yemken
Possibly: mumken
Impossible: mesh mumken
Necessary: daruri
Please: men fadlak (m.) men fadlik (f.)
Thank you: shukran
Sorry/Excuse Me: assef
Good Morning: sabah el-kheir
Good Evening: masa el-kheir
Welcome: Marhaba
Goodbye: salam (peace)
My Name Is: esmi
What Is Your Name?: esmak eh?
How Are You?: ez zayyak? (masc) ez zayyek? (fem)
Today: en-nahar da
Tomorrow: bukra
Yesterday: imbarih
I Speak English: ana batkallem englizi
I Don't Speak Arabic?: ma-batkallamsh `arabi?
I Don't Understand: ana mish fahem
Do You Speak English?: int betetkalem inglizi?
Can You Help Me?: mumken tsaa'dni?
Information: istiilaamaat
What Time Is It?: el-saa kam?


faizagTuesday 31st of May 2005 06:12:53 PM
egyptian arabic book - Ahlan,

I have found a arabic egyptian phrasebook from lonely planet and it's great.

maa is salama