Using a computer in Arabic

Need to know how to navigate a computer or use the phone in Arabic? Today’s free audio lesson is for you! If you want to know how to connect, send or download (and more), check out these essential words for using a computer in Arabic. Next, listen carefully to how you pronounce the phrases for making a phone call and leaving a phone message in Arabic.

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كمبيوتر

Kombueter

Computer

يتكلم

Yetkalim

To talk

يبعت

Yeb3at

To send

يتصفح

Yatasafa7

To browse

الصفحة الرئيسية

El Saf7a El Ra2isseya

Home page

يتصل

Yetisel

To get connected

يحمل

Ye7amil

To download

يفتح

Yefta7

To switch on

يقفل

Ye2fil

To switch off

Calling someone and leaving a message might prove challenging in a new language! Here is a shortcut to leaving a message:

... السلام عليكم انا

El salam 3laykom Ana…

Hello, it's…

... دي رسالةعشان

Di Risala 3ashan…

It's a message for…

... رقمي هنا

Rakami Hina…

My number here is…

انا مستني ردك عليا شكراً

Ana Mistany Radak 3alya Shokran

I look forward to hearing back from you, thank you!

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