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Three ways to say that something was broken in Egyptian Arabic

23 August 2014
Talk In Arabic

Today you’re going to hear 3 different ways to say something was broken in Egyptian Arabic.

The purpose behind this sample is to demonstrate 3 different ways to describe a transitive action that took place or its results. All three samples use the root form of the same verb but one’s active, one’s an adjective, and the other is passive.

Sample sentences:

  • He broke the cup.
  • The cup was broken.
  • The cup broke.