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nominative case

"lifted up, to initiate" - often the subj of a sentence that initiates, or begins, the sentence.

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marfuu3

nominative (Damma)

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Damma goes with . . .

marfuu3 (nominative)

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accusative case

"to set up" - often the object of the verb. think of a tent being set up.

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manSuub

accusative (fatHa)

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fatHa goes with . . .

manSuub (accusative)

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genitive case

"to pull, to draw, as in a wagon" - used to show possession and also used after prepositions. think of something belonging to something else being pulled along.

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majruur

genitive (kasra)

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kasra goes with . . .

majruur (genitive)

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genitive/possessive construct

'iDaafi

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diptote

mamnuu3 min iSSarf

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grammar

qawaa3id

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definite

mu3arraf

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indefinite

gayr mu3arraf

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feminine

mu'annath

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masculine

muTHakkar

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dual

muthanna

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plural

jami3

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singular

mufrad

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definite article

al itta3riif

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case

Haali

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always this way, built

mabni

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apposition (word used for clarity)

badal

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adjective

Sifa

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noun/s

ism / asmaa

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form/s (e.g. verbs)

wazin / 'awzaan

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nunation

tanwiin

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2 dammas

Dammatayn

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2 fathas

fatHatayn

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2 kasras

kasratayn