“Do you want…?” in Lebanese Arabic


In Lebanese Arabic, “Do you want…?” is written using the Latin script as:

(m) Badak?

(f) Badik?

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

 بدك؟ (m)

 بدك؟ (f)

Listen to these two words / phrases pronounced (audio)


Examples in sentences or statements

“Do you want to go get a tea?”

(m) Badak tekhod shay?

(f) Badik tekhde shay?

بدك تاخد شاي؟ (m)

بديك تاخدي شاي؟ (f)

“Do you want pizza?”

(m) Badak pizza?

(f) Badik pizza?

بدك بيتزا؟ (m)

بدك بيتزا؟ (f)

“Do you want to go to sleep?”

(m) Badak trouh nem?

(f) Badik trouhe neme?

 بدك تروح تنام؟ (m)

 بديك تروحي تنامي؟ (f)

“Do you want to leave soon?”

(m) Badak trouh 2ariban?

(f) badik trouhe 2ariban?

بدك تروح قريبًا؟ (m)

بديك تروحي قريبًا؟ (f)

Do you want another drink?”

(m) Badak gher mashroub?

(f) Badik gher mashroub?

بدك غير مشروب؟ (m)

بديك غير مشروب؟ (f)


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