“Long” (adjective) in Lebanese Arabic

In Lebanese Arabic, “Long” (the adjective) is written using the Latin script as:

Tawil

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

طويل

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Examples in sentences or statements

 
“That is a long ladder.”

Hayda 2al daraj tawil.

.هيدا الدرح طويل

 
“That is a long ruler.”

Hayde 2al mastara tawile.

.هيدي المسطرة طويلة

 
“How long is it?”

2adesh tolo?

أديش طولو؟

 
“It is long.”

Tawil.

.طويل

 
“A giraffe has a long neck.”

2al zrafe 3anda rakbe tawile.

.الزرافة عندها رقبة طويلة

 

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