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Lesson 76 – الدَّرْسُ السَّادِسُ والسَّبْعونَ

The meanings of the prepositions  -  معاني حروف الجر

The preposition (ξan)– حرف الجر " عَنْ"

·         The original meaning of (ξan) is the circumstantial meaning (from), as in the following examples:  

·         There are other meanings for the preposition (ξan) as in the following structures:


Meaning of the preposition


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Instead of

Muslim can make Hajj for his died father

يَحُجُّ الْمُسْلِمُ عَنْ أَبِيه الْمَيِّتِ lesson image

Instead of

Fathers mustn’t write the homework for their children

لا يَكْتُبُ الآباءُ الواجباتِ عَنْ أبْنائِهم lesson image


I got knowledge from my Imam

أَخَذْتُ الْعِلْمَ عَنْ شَيْخِي