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Lesson 76 – الدَّرْسُ السَّادِسُ والسَّبْعونَ

The meanings of the prepositions - معاني حروف الجر

The preposition (min)– حرف الجر " مِنْ "


Meaning of the preposition


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From (place)

I go from my home to school

أذْهَبُ مِنْ بَيْتِي إلى الْمَدْرَسَةِ lesson image

From (time)

I play from the midday to the afternoon

أَلْعَبُ مِنَ الظُّهْرِ إلى العَصْرِ lesson image

From (somebody)

I admired Khalid for his courage

عَجِبْتُ مِنْ خالِدٍ وشجاعتهِ lesson image

From (something)

Your travel to Iraq surprised me

عَجِبْتُ مِنْ سَفَرِكَ إلى العِراقَ

  • There are some other meanings of the preposition (min) as in the following structures:




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This shirt is made of cotton

هَذَا القَمِيصُ مَصْنُوعٌ منَ القُطْنِ lesson image

Instead of

The lazy accepts the failure instead of the success

يَرْضَى الكَسْلانُ بالرُّسُوبِ مِنَ النَّجاحِ lesson image

Because of

Your succeed is (because) of your good works

نَجَاحُكَ هذا مِنْ أَعْمالِكَ الطَّيِّبَةِ


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