“I need…” in Tunisian Arabic

In Tunisian Arabic, “I need…” (as in the type of phrase that preludes stating an experience or action that is necessary to occur) is written using the Latin script as:


Using the Arabic script, it is written as:


Listen to this word pronounced (audio)


Examples in sentences or statements

“I need another tea!”

Lezemni kes tey ekher!

!لازمني كاس تاي اخر

“I need some sleep.”

Lezemni chwaya noum.

.لازمني شوية نوم

“I need to finish reading.”

Lezemni nkamal na9ra.

.لازمني نكمل نقرا

“I need to go to bed.”

Lezemni nemchy nor9od.

.لازمني نمشي نرقد

“I need more food.”

Lezemni nzid mekla.

.لازمني نزيد ماكلة


This phrase in other Arabic dialects

“I need…” in Lebanese Arabic

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