“Comb” (future) (verb) in Tunisian Arabic

In Tunisian Arabic, “Comb” (the verb, in the future tense) is written using the Latin script as:

(I) Nomchot

(You) Tomchot

(You, plural) Tomchtou

(He) Yomchot

(She) Tomchot

(We) Nomchtou

(They) Yomchtou

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

نمشط (I)

تمشط (You)

تمشطو (You, plural)

يمشط (He)

تمشط (She)

نمشطو (We)

يمشطو (They)

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Examples in sentences or statements

“I will comb your hair after you finish showering.”

Bech nomchotlek cha3rek ba3d ma tkamal el douche.

.بش نمشطلك شعرك بعد ما تكمل الدوش

“I never comb my hair.”

3omry ma nomchot cha3ri.

.عمري ما نمشط شعري

“I don’t comb my hair.”

Ma nomchotch cha3ri.

.ما نمشطش شعري

“I’m not going to comb my hair today.”

Mouch bech nomchot cha3ri elyoum.

.موش بش نمشط شعري اليوم

“Let me comb your hair.”

Khalini nomchot cha3ri.

.خليني نمشط شعري

“Do you need a comb to comb your hair?”

T7eb mocht nech tomchot cha3rek?

تحب مشط بش تمشط شعرك؟

“Are you two going to comb your hair?”

Bech tomchtou ch3arkom?

بش تمشطو شعركم؟

“He is going to comb his hair.”

Bech yomchot cha3rou.

.بش يمشط شعرو

“She is going to comb her daughter’s hair.”

Bech tomchot ch3ar bentha.

.بش تمشط شعر بنتها

“We are going to comb the kids’ hair before school.”

Bech nomchtou ch3ourat essghar 9bal mayemchiw ya9raw.

.بش نمشطو شعورات الصغار قبل ما يمشيو يقراو

“They are going to use this comb to comb their hair.”

Bech yesta3mlou el mocht hedha bech yomchtou ch3ourathom.

.بش يستعملو المشط هذا بش يمشطو شعوراتهم


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