Wood floats on water.

The Arabic phrase Wood floats on water. is pronounced yaTfuu alkhashabu 3alaa almaa'i and written ﻳَﻄﻔُﻮ ﺍَﻟﺨَﺸَﺐُ ﻋَﻠَﻰ ﺍَﻟﻤَﺎﺀِ

The Arabic words in Wood floats on water.

Below you can see detailed information about every word in the Arabic phrase Wood floats on water.. 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 float

ﻳَﻄﻔُﻮ
Pronounciation: yaTfuu
English translation (of the word in its basic form): to float
Part of speech: verb
person: he
tense: present tense

The base form of the word to float

ﻃَﻔَﺎ
Tafaa
(past tense he)

wood

ﺍَﻟﺨَﺸَﺐُ
Pronounciation: alkhashabu
English translation (of the word in its basic form): wood
Part of speech: noun
case: nominative
definiteness: definite form
gender: masculine
Nominative case is used for example to show the subject in a verbal sentence.

The base form of the word wood

ﺧَﺸَﺐ
khashab
(singular, indefinite, no case)

on

ﻋَﻠَﻰ
Pronounciation: 3alaa
English translation: on
Part of speech: preposition
Words that come after prepositions have genitive case

water

ﺍَﻟﻤَﺎﺀِ
Pronounciation: almaa'i
English translation: water
Part of speech: noun
case: genetive
definiteness: definite form
gender: masculine
The word has genitive case since it follows a preposition.

Type of phrase: Sentences

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