“Lightswitch”, “Lightswitches” in Lebanese Arabic

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In Lebanese Arabic, “Lightswitch” is written using the Latin script as:

Kabsit 2al daw

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

كبسة الضو

In Lebanese Arabic, “Lightswitches” is written using the Latin script as:

Kabset 2al daw

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

كبسات الضو

Listen to these two terms pronounced (audio)


 

Examples in sentences or statements


 
“He turned off the lightswitch.”

Tafa kabset 2al daw.

.طفى كبسة الضو

 
“She turned off the lightswitch.”

Dawit kabset 2al daw.

.ضوت كبسة الضو

 
“Where is the lightswitch?”

Wen kabsit 2al daw?

وين كبسة الضو؟

 
“Can you turn off the lightswitch?”

(m) Fik tedfe kabsit 2al daw?

(f) Fike tedfe kabsit 2al daw?

فيك تطفي الضو؟ (m)

فيكي تطفي الضو؟ (f)

 
“On Saturday, I’m going to buy three new lightswitches for the basement.”

Nhar 2al sabet rah 2eshtere Tlete Kabset lal 2abou.

.نهار السبت راح اشتري تلات  كبسات ضو للقبو

 

Related words in Lebanese Arabic

“Bedroom” in Lebanese Arabic

“Kitchen” in Lebanese Arabic

“Room”, “Rooms” in Lebanese Arabic
 

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