“Fell” (past) (verb) in Tunisian Arabic

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

(I) To7t

(You) To7t

(You, plural) To7tou

(He) Ta7

(She) Ta7et

(We) To7na

(They) Ta7ou

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

طحت (I)

طحت (You)

طحتو (You, plural)

طاح (He)

طاحت (She)

طحنا (We)

طاحو (They)

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Examples in sentences or statements

(Editor’s note: In one or more of the following statements, the word “Fell” is replaced with an applicable word or words to keep the statement colloquial but to maintain the meaning of Fell (“Fall” in the past participle).)
“I almost fell!”

Cha3ra la to7t!

!شعرة لا طحت

“I stumbled and fell on the ground.”

Ta3thart w to7t fel 9a3a.

.تعثرت و طحت في القاعة

“Did you fall off the chair?”

To7t mel korsi?

طحت مالكرسي؟

“Did you two fall?”



“The bottle of water fell from her hand.”

Dabouzet el ma ta7et men yeddha.

.دبوزة الماء طاحت من يدها

“The price fell to 20 dinars.”

El soum ta7 lel 3echrin dinar.

.السوم طاح للعشرين دينار

“He fell off his bike.”

Ta7 mel besklet.

.طاح مالبسكلات

“She fell on her knee.”

Ta7et 3la rokbetha.

.طاحت على ركبتها

“We almost fell!”

Cha3ra la to7na!

!شعرة لا طحنا

“They fell.”




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