Arabic for teach

darrasa
ﺩَﺭَّﺱَ
teach – past tense he
yudarrisu
ﻳُﺪَﺭِّﺱُ
teach – present tense he

The Arabic verb for teach is written ﺩَﺭَّﺱَ and pronunced darrasa in its basic form (past tense masculinum singular). In present tense, the verb is written ﻳُﺪَﺭِّﺱُ och and pronounced yudarrisu. See more conjugations

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Part of speech: verb. Pattern: verb
Important letters:
The root of the word teach consists of the three Arabic letters dal that is written ﺩ and pronounced d, ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r och sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s. Words with the same root letters are often related.

Words related to teach

All letters in teach

ﺩَﺭَّﺱَ
 
 
ـﺪ
ـﺮ
ﺳـ
ـﺴـ
ـﺲ
 
dal
d
ra
r
sin
s
 
 
The Arabic word for teach consists of: The letter dal that is written ﺩ and pronounced d and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter ra that is written ﺭ and pronounced r and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. The letter sin that is written ﺱ and pronounced s and is a part of the root of the word. The short vowel a that is written as the sign َ above the letter. Therefore, the word is writen ﺩَﺭَّﺱَ and pronounced darrasa.
Arabic is written from right to left. Short vowels are placed above or under the letters, the are usually omitted.
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The pattern for teach

fa33ala becomes darrasa

We have seen that the Arabic word for teach is written ﺩَﺭَّﺱَ and pronounced darrasa. It follows the pattern verb form 2. All Arabic words with this pattern has the structure fa33ala where f, 3 and l is replaced with the root letters of the word.
Since the pattern is fa33ala and the root letters are d, r and s, the word becomes darrasa.
All Arabic words with the same pattern follow the same structure. If you know the pattern and root of a word, you can often guess its meaning. Learn more about Arabic word patterns

Conjugations of teach

past tense
present tense
he
darrasa
ﺩَﺭَّﺱَ
he - past tense
yudarrisu
ﻳُﺪَﺭِّﺱُ
he - present tense
she
darrasat
ﺩَﺭَّﺳَﺖ
she - past tense
tudarrisu
ﺗُﺪَﺭِّﺱُ
she - present tense
I
darrastu
ﺩَﺭَّﺳﺖُ
I - past tense
'udarrisu
ﺃُﺩَﺭِّﺱُ
I - present tense