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How to use the future tense in Levantine Arabic

23 August 2014
Talk In Arabic

Today you’re going to hear how to talk about future actions in Levantine Arabic.

(راح/رح)‬ is the future marker in this dialect. It’s a good idea to compare this to the future markers of other dialects which differ considerably.

Sample sentences:

  • I will go.
  • You will run.
  • You (plural) will sleep.
  • She will come.
  • He will speak.
  • We will see.
  • They will know.
  • Kevin Merkelz
    Premium Member

    For “نشوف”… Do you pronounce it “nashoof” or “inshoof”?

    • Lina Ob
      Teacher

      Hi Kevin,
      It should be “nshoof” with a Sukoon on the “n”, but since it’s difficult to pronounce it with Sukoon, we say “inshoof”.