Describing people in Arabic

Ever tried describing people in Arabic? After this free audio lesson you’ll know some Arabic adjectives to describe someone’s appearance and the kind of person they are as well. This is going to make Arabic conversations a whole lot more interesting – let’s hope you don’t decide ignorance is bliss!

How do you explain someone is good-looking? What is the Arabic word for lazy? Listen to the Rocket Arabic speakers and practice saying the words and phrases aloud. Describing people in Arabic can be fun – let’s get started!

Pronunciation help for describing people in Arabic

What about the eye and skin color?

What about other features, like height and weight?

What about other abilities and features?

What about personality?

That’s it for this lesson. With all these descriptions you can describe anyone!
 

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