A tourist asked me about the road.

The Arabic phrase A tourist asked me about the road. is pronounced sa'alanii saa'iHun 3an aTTariiqi and written ﺳَﺄَﻟَﻨِﻲ ﺳَﺎﺋِﺢٌ ﻋَﻦ ﺍَﻟﻄَّﺮِﻳﻖِ

The Arabic words in A tourist asked me about the road.

Below you can see detailed information about every word in the Arabic phrase A tourist asked me about the road.. You can see the English translation of the word, how the word is spelled and pronounced and how the word has been conjugated in the phrase. There is also a link to get even more information about the word.

to ask

ﺳَﺄَﻟَﻨِﻲ
Pronounciation: sa'alanii
English translation: to ask
Part of speech: verb
person: he
tense: past tense
Suffix
ِْﻲ
ii
me
Suffix after verbs indicates the object of the action.

tourist

ﺳَﺎﺋِﺢٌ
Pronounciation: saa'iHun
English translation (of the word in its basic form): tourist
Part of speech: noun
case: nominative
definiteness: indefinite form
gender: masculine
Nominative case is used for example to show the subject in a verbal sentence.

The base form of the word tourist

ﺳَﺎﺋِﺢ
saa'iH
(singular, indefinite, no case)

of

ﻋَﻦ
Pronounciation: 3an
English translation: of
Part of speech: preposition
Words that come after prepositions have genitive case

road

ﺍَﻟﻄَّﺮِﻳﻖِ
Pronounciation: aTTariiqi
English translation (of the word in its basic form): road
Part of speech: noun
case: genetive
definiteness: definite form
gender: masculine
The word has genitive case since it follows a preposition.

The base form of the word road

ﻃَﺮِﻳﻖ
Tariiq
(singular, indefinite, no case)

Type of phrase: Sentences

A complete sentence. The sentence has a verb. But in Arabic, there are also complete sentences without verbs.