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Lesson 13a: I will go to the library

Learning Objectives: By the end of this lesson, you will be able to describe your plans for the future and ask someone else about their plans.

Lesson 13, Part A: Lesson 13, Part B:
  • The Future Tense
  • Future Tense Usage
Key Sentence: At the end of this lesson you'll be able to understand and use sentences similar to:

I will send you a postcard!
sawfa 'ursal laka biTaaqat bariidiyya
سَوفَ أرسل لك بطاقة بريديّة


Dialogue
Instructions:
  1. Take the Dialogue Vocab Quiz until you pass.
  2. Study the dialogue (Arabic and translation) until you understand it.
  3. Listen to the audio at least twice.
  4. Read the dialogue out loud at least twice.
Dialogue
ArabicEnglish
مُستَعِدّ
musta3idd
ready
ِل
li
in order to
تَقريباً
taqriiban
nearly, approximately


يَغسِل
غَسَلَ
yaghsil / ghasala
to wash
malaabis

مَلابِس
clothes
يَلبَس
لَبِسَ
yalbas / labisa
to wear
رِحلة
riHla
journey, trip
لِذَلِك
lidhalik
for that reason
مُريح
muriiH
comfortable


يَفطُر
فَطَرَ
yafTur / faTara
to have breakfast


يَخرُج
خَرَجَ
yakhruj / kharaja
to leave, go out
بَعد
ba3d
after
شَهر
shahr
month
يُرسِل
أرسَلَ (+ل‪(‬
yursil / 'arsala (+li)
to send (to)
بِطاقة بَريديّة
biTaaqat bariidiyya
postcard

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Dialogue Vocab


Listen to this dialogue:
: Mariam
هل أنت مستعدّ لترحل الى القاهرة؟
: Yuusef
.تقريباً. سأغسل ملابسي اليوم في الليل
: Mariam
وماذا سوف تلبس في القاهرة؟
: Yuusef
.الرحلة الى القاهرة طويلة. لذلك, سألبس الملابس المريحة.سأفطر في الساعة السادسة وسأخرج من البيت في الساعة السبعة
: Mariam
ومتى سوف ترجع؟
: Yuusef
.سوف ترجع بعد شهر!سأرسل لك بطاقة بريديّة
: Mariam
!شكراً. رحلة سعيدة يا يوسف
Translation:
Mariam: Are you ready to travel to Cairo?
Yuusef: Almost. I will wash my clothes tonight.
Mariam: What will you wear in Cairo?
Yuusef: The trip to Cairo is long, so I will wear comfortable clothes. I will eat breakfast at 6 o'clock and I will leave the house at 7 o'clock.
Mariam: When will you come back?
Yuusef: I will come back in a month. I will send you a post card!
Mariam: Thank you! Bon voyage, Yuusef!