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How to say you wish or hope for something in Iraqi Arabic

16 January 2016
Talk In Arabic

Today you’re going to hear one way to say you wish or hope for something in Iraqi Arabic.

Sample sentences:

  • I hope it’s sunny tomorrow.
  • I wish I could go to the cinema today.
I wish / hope
يا ريت
I wish / hope (2)
على وا
I wish / hope (3)
اتمنه

I hope I see you another time (again)
يا ريت اشوفك مره ثانيه
I hope she's coming
على وا هيه جايه
I hope it isn't too expensive
يا ريت مو كُلش غاليه

I wish the rain would stop
اتمنه يوقف المطر
I wish there was no war in my country
اتمنه لوما اكو حرب بلدي
I wish I could get married soon
اتمنه لو اقدر ازوج عن قريب