“Travel” (future) (verb) in Lebanese Arabic

In Lebanese Arabic, “Travel” (the verb, in the future tense) is written using the Latin script as:

(I) Sefir

(You) (m) Sefir

(You) (f) Sefre

(You, plural) Sefro

(He) Bisefir

(She) Betsefir

(We) Mensefir

(They) Sefro

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

سيفير (I)

سيفير (You) (m)

سيفيري (You) (f)

سيفيرو (You, plural)

بيسيفير (He)

بتتسيفير (She)

منسيفير (We)

سيفرو (They)

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Examples in sentences or statements

“I’m going to travel to Cyprus next week.”

Rah sefir 3a 2ebros jem3a teje.

.راح سافير عا قبروس جمعا تجي

“I’m not going to travel next week.”

Rah sefir jem3a teje.

.راح سافير جمعا تجي

“Where are you going to travel to next?”

(m) Wen rah tsefir jem3a hala2?

(f) Wen rah tsefre jem3a hala2?

وين راح تسافير حلاق؟ (m)

وين راح تسافيري حلاق؟ (f)

“Where are you two going to travel to next week?”

Wen rah tsefro 2ento naynetkon jem3a teje?

وين راح تسافرو أنتو نايناتكون جمعا تجي؟

“He is going to travel to the mountains this weekend.”

Rah yisefir 3al jabal hal jem3a.

.راح يسافير عالجبل هلجمعا

“My sister is going to travel to the desert with some friends next week.”

2ekhte rah tsefir 3al sahra2 ma3 2ashaba jem3a teje.

.أختي راحتسافير عالساحارا ماع أسحابا جمعا تجي

“We’re going to travel to Egypt by car this spring.”

Rah nsefir 3al maser ma3 siyara hal rabi3.

.راح نسافير عال ماصر ماع سيارا هالرابيع

“They are going to travel to Türkiye next week.”

Rah yisefro 3a Turkiya jem3a teje.

.راح يسافرو عاتركيا جمعا تجي


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