a sharp tongue

The Arabic phrase a sharp tongue is pronounced lisaanun laadhi3un and written ﻟِﺴَﺎﻥٌ ﻟَﺎﺫِﻉٌ

The Arabic words in a sharp tongue

Below you can see detailed information about every word in the Arabic phrase a sharp tongue. 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.

tongue

ﻟِﺴَﺎﻥٌ
Pronounciation: lisaanun
English translation (of the word in its basic form): tongue
Part of speech: noun
case: nominative
definiteness: indefinite form
gender: masculine

The base form of the word tongue

ﻟِﺴَﺎﻥ
lisaan
(singular, indefinite, no case)

sharp

ﻟَﺎﺫِﻉٌ
Pronounciation: laadhi3un
English translation (of the word in its basic form): sharp
Part of speech: adjective
case: nominative
definiteness: indefinite form
gender: masculine

The base form of the word sharp

ﻟَﺎﺫِﻉ
laadhi3
(singular, indefinite, no case)

Type of phrase: Noun + adjective phrases

This phrase consists of a noun (tongue( and an adjective (sharp) that describes the noun. The adjective follows the noun i definiteness, gender and number. (Plural of living things are considered feminine singular in Arabic.) I use the nominative case since that is the default case, but when you use this word combination in a sentence you select the case that is correct in that sentence.

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