Lesson 7 – الدَّرْسُ السَّابِعُ
Introduction - مُقَدِّمَةٌ
- This is lesson seven of our free Arabic language course. This Arabic course with images and audios will help you learn Arabic.
- In this lesson we will learn the following:
- The Arabic demonstrative noun تِلْكَ which means "That" and is used for the Arabic feminine nouns. This Arabic noun is called a demonstrative pronoun in English Grammar and اِسْمُ إِشَارَةٍ in Arabic Grammar. Tilka is used to refer to objects that are further away in the same way as Hādhihī is used to refer to closer objects representing the Arabic feminine nouns. e.g.,
That is a lady teacher
That is a bag
- When a definite article "al" precedes a solar letter (the letters with which lam of the definite article "al" is not pronounced), the letter lam of "al" is dropped and its assimilation is shown by a diacritical mark ' ' which is known as "Shaddah" e.g.,