“Last year” (final year) in Tunisian Arabic

In Tunisian Arabic, “Last year” (as in the final year of a period of time) is written using the Latin script as:

Ekher 3am

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

آخر عام

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Examples in sentences or statements

This is my last year of university.

Hedha ekher 3am leya fel fac.

.هذا آخر عام ليّا في الفاك

This is my last year of my PhD.

Hedha ekher 3am leya fel doctorat.

.هذا آخر عام ليّا في الدكتوراه

It’s my mom’s last year before retirement.

Hedha ekher 3am khedma l omi 9bal ma tet9a3ed.

.هذا آخر عام خدمة لأمي قبل ما تتقاعد

My mortgage is in its last year.

Hedha ekher 3am leya fi khlas el dar.

.هذا آخر عام ليّا في خلاص الدار

It’s the last year of the current presidential term.

Hedha ekher 3am fi mandat el ra2is el 7ali.

.هذا آخر عام في موندا الرئيس الحالي


In other Mediterranean languages and dialects

“Last year” in Lebanese Arabic

“Last year” (previous year) in Turkish

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