Start Hello

Start Hello   
EnglishArabicSanaaniTaizi
Helloمرحبًاahlnahln
Good morningصباح الخيرSabah alkhair -asbahtuSabah alkhair-sabahak
Good eveningمساء الخيرMasa alkhairMasa’a alkhair
Good nightتصبح على خيرTusbhu ala khairTusbeh ala khair
How are you?كيف حالك؟Kaif antuKaifak – kaif halak
Fine, thank youبخير، شكرًا لك .Bikherin shukranTammam shukran
And you?وأنت؟wntWa ant
Welcomeأهلاً وسهلاًAhla wshlaAhla wshla
It is a beautiful dayإنه يوم جميلYum haaliYum maleh
Have a nice dayأتمنى لك نهارًا سعيدًاAtmnalk yum saeedAtmnalk yum saeed
GoodbyeوداعًاMa’a salaamaMa’a salaama
See you laterأراك لاحقًاNebserak ba’adaNushofek baeedain
See you tomorrowأراك غدًاNebserak ghduahNushofek bookrah
Excuse me (when bumping into someone)عفوًاafwanMa’alesh
May I help you?هل يمكنني مساعدتك؟Yemkin asaidakMomken asaidak

I speak a little

    
EnglishArabicSanaaniTaizi
Do you speak English?هل تتكلم الإنجليزية؟Betthaka ingliziTetkalam inglizi
Yes, a littleنعم، قليلاًAiwa qaleelAiwa shoeah
Yesنعمaiwaaiwa
NoلاMaashi-ma’alaa
Nice to meet youسررت بلقائكFurseh saeedehFursaa saeedah
Nice to see youسررت برؤيتكSharftanatesharrafna
Mr.سيدRaggalraggal
Mrs.سيدة متزوجةmarrehmarah
MissآنسةEstadhehostathaa


Speak slower

    
EnglishArabicSanaaniTaizi
Speak slowlyتكلم ببطءItaake dlaaItkelaam bishwesh
I don't understandأنا لا أفهمMa fehmtchMa iftahmlish
Do you understand?هل تفهم؟fehemtiftahmlak
Sureبالتأكيدakeedakeed
Repeat, pleaseكرر، من فضلكEidkarerr
Againمرة ثانيةMaarreh thanehMarra thani
Word by wordكلمة كلمةKelmeh kelmehKalima kalima
Slowlyببطءdlaabishwish
How do you say?كيف تقول؟Kaif tugulKaif taqool
What does it mean?ماذا يعني ذلك؟Ma yeaniAish yeani
What did you say?ماذا قلت؟Ma qultAish qult
Do you have a question?هل لديك سؤال؟Maak suaalFi endak suaal


Please and thank you

Please and thank you   
EnglishArabicSanaaniTaizi
Pleaseمن فضلكMin fadhlek -Law samahtMin fadhlek -Law samaht
Thank youشكرًاshukranshukran
You’re welcomeعلى الرحب والسعةAhla wsahlaAhla wsahla
Bless you (after a sneeze)يرحمك اللهYerhmak AllahYerhmak Allah
Happy birthdayعيد ميلاد سعيدEid milaad SaeedEid milaad Saeed
Congratulationsمبروكmabrookmubarak
Good luckحظ سعيدHadh saeedHadh saeed
What is your name?ما اسمك؟Me smaakMu smaak
My name is Mariaاسمي مارياBismi MaryaaIsmi Maryaa
Pardon, I didn’t hear your nameعفوًا، لم أسمع اسمكafwanafwan
Pleased to meet youسررت بلقائكTesharrfnaTesharrfna
Where are you from?من أي بلد أنت؟Menin antMen fin ant
I am from New Yorkأنا من نيويوركAna min newyorkAna min newyork


Pronouns

    
EnglishArabicSanaaniTaizi
IأناAnaAnaa
You (informal)أنتAntAntaa
You (formal)حضرتكhadratakHadratak
HeهوHuhHoo
SheهيHehHee
WeنحنEhnaNihna
You (plural)أنتمAntumAntum – antun
TheyهمHumHum
TheyهنHenhin
Myليlilia
MyخاصتيHaggihaqqi
YourخاصتكَHaggakhaqqak
Hisخاصتهhaggehhaqquh
Herخاصتها
ThisهذاHadhaHadha
ThisهذهHadhehHadhi
ThatذلكHadhaakadhak
TheseهؤلاءHaulaaAdhokm
ThoseأولئكHaulaakHadhukum

Short questions

Short questions   
EnglishArabicSanaaniTaizi
When?متى؟IaheenMita – mata
Where?أين؟Ainah - FenahAin – fain
Which?أي؟AeianAiyou
Who?من؟Man huMin hu
Whose?لمن؟Li menLi min
Why?لماذا؟LilmehLaish
Whose?ملك من؟Hugg manHqq min
What?ماذا؟MahooAish
How?كيف؟Kaifkaif
How long?كم؟KamKam
How much?كم سعر؟Kam alse’erKam alse’er
Do you have?هل لديك؟Ma’akFi endak
To whom?لمن؟Li manLi min
With what?بماذا؟Bi mehBi aish

I am

   
EnglishArabicSanaaniTaizi
I amأنا أكونAneAnaa
IsيكونYekunYaa koon
AndوWaWaa
BecauseبسببLe anooLi annu
ButلكنLeknLaakin
OrأوAwAw
InفيFiFi
WithoutبدونMen ghairBi doon
AtفيEndEnd

Prepositions

    
EnglishArabicSanaaniTaizi
OfمنMenMin
ForلأجلAlaa sebAl shaan
Of theمنMenMin
IfإذاEdheEdhaa
SinceمنذMen henMin lama
Althoughرغم أنRughm enuhRughum anoo
OurلناLenalaana
BetweenبينBainBain
MaybeربماYemkenMomken
OnعلىAleAlaa
For exampleمثلاًSaa’aMithel

Expressions

    
EnglishArabicSanaaniTaizi
By the wayعلى فكرةBl minasbahAla fikrah
At leastعلى الأقلAql shiAql haja
FinallyأخيرًاAkher shiAkheran
HoweverلكنLaekenLaa kin
ThereforeلذلكLedhalekLedhalik
Don't worryلا تقلقLa teglagshLaa teqlaq
That dependsيعتمد ذلك علىHadha kuleh alaaYeatamed
I am sorryأنا آسفAna asefAna asif
Right nowحالاًAlaanAlaan
I don’t knowلا أعلمManash dariMa indesh fikra
Like thisمثل هذاSa’a hadhaZai kedhaa