“Writes” (third-person) in Tunisian Arabic

In Tunisian Arabic, “Writes” (the verb, in the third-person participle) is written using the Latin script as:

(m) Yekteb

(f) Tekteb

Using the Arabic script, it is written as:

يكتب (m)

تكتب (f)

Listen to these two words pronounced (audio)


Examples in sentences or statements

This pen writes well.

El stylo hedha yekteb belgde.

.الستيلو هذا يكتب بلڤدا

This pen writes poorly.

El stylo hedha mayektebch belgde.

.الستيلو هذا ميكتبش بلڤدا

He writes left-handed.

Howa yekteb b yedou el ysar.

.هو يكتب بيدّو اليسار

She writes right-handed.

Heya tekteb b yedha el ymin.

.هي تكتب بيدّها اليمين

My sister writes quickly.

Okhti tekteb b zarba.

.أختي تكتب بالزربة


In other Mediterranean languages and dialects

“Writes” (third-person) in Lebanese Arabic

“Writes” (third-person) in Turkish

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