I was only joking!

The Arabic phrase I was only joking! is pronounced kuntu 'amzaHu faqaT and written ﻛُﻨﺖُ ﺃَﻣﺰَﺡُ ﻓَﻘَﻂ

The Arabic words in I was only joking!

Below you can see detailed information about every word in the Arabic phrase I was only joking!. 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 be

ﻛُﻨﺖُ
Pronounciation: kuntu
English translation (of the word in its basic form): to be
Part of speech: verb
person: I
tense: past tense

The base form of the word to be

ﻛَﺎﻥَ
kaana
(past tense he)

to jest

ﺃَﻣﺰَﺡُ
Pronounciation: 'amzaHu
English translation (of the word in its basic form): to jest
Part of speech: verb
person: I
tense: present tense

The base form of the word to jest

ﻣَﺰَﺡَ
mazaHa
(past tense he)

only

ﻓَﻘَﻂ
Pronounciation: faqaT
English translation: only
Part of speech: adverb

Type of phrase: Sentences

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

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