“Screw”, “Screws” (nouns) in Lebanese Arabic

In Lebanese Arabic, “Screw” (the noun, as in the fastener) is written using the Latin script as:

Berghe

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

برغي

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

Braghe

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

 براغي

Listen to these two words pronounced (audio)


 

Examples in sentences or statements

 
“Can you please pass me the screws?”

(m) Fik 2arjouk tmare2le 2al braghe?

(f) Fike 2arjouke tmar2ile 2al braghe?

فيك ارجوك تمرقلي البراغي؟ (m)

فيكي ارجوكي تمرقلي البراغي؟ (f)

 
“Here is a screw.”

Tfadal 2al berghe.

.تفضل البرغي

 
“That is a handful of screws.”

Hayde kamshit braghe.

.هيدي كمشة براغي

 
“Where is the bag of screws?”

Wen kees 2al braghe?

وين كيس البراغي؟

 
“What size are these screws?”

Shou hejem hal braghe?

شو حجم هالبراغي؟

 

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