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The Essential Saudi Arabic Verb Packs

Learn all the Saudi Arabic verbs you need to speak fluently in every conversation.

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Saudi Arabic: Saying something was ‘supposed to’ happen


Saying that something was supposed to, intended to or meant to happen but didn’t happen in Saudi Arabic is very simple and straightforward.

Listen to this native Najdi speaker demonstrate how it’s done.

New term:

  • Supposed to

Sample sentences:

  • I’m supposed to be studying now.
  • Aren’t you supposed to be at school?
  • I was supposed to call her but I didn’t.