Directions in Arabic


Click on a phrase to hear it, then repeat the phrase out loud.
Play the clip again. How did you do?


  • Where?Play Clip ’ayna?
  • Excuse me, where is…?Play Clip xafwan, ’ayna…?
  • Where are the taxis?Play Clip ’ayna sayyarat al-’ujra?
  • Where is the bus?Play Clip ’ayna l- baaS?
  • Where is the subway?Play Clip ’ayna metro al-’anfaaq?
  • Where is the exit?Play Clip ’ayna l- makhraj?
  • Is it near?Play Clip hal huwa qariib?
  • Is it far?Play Clip hal huwa baxiid?
  • Go straight ahead.Play Clip ’idhhab ’ila l-’amaam.
  • Go that way.Play Clip idhhab min hazihi l- jiha.
  • Go back.Play Clip ’irjax.
  • Turn right.Play Clip ’inxatif yamiinan.
  • Turn left.Play Clip ’inxatif yasaaran.
  • Take me to this address, please.Play Clip rajaa’an ila hadha al- xunwaan.
  • What is the fare?Play Clip maa hiya l-’ughra?
  • Stop here, please.Play Clip qif huna rajaa’an.
  • Does this bus go to Hamra street?Play Clip hal yazhab haadha l- baas ’ila shaarix al- Hamra’?
  • A map of the city, please.Play Clip khaariTa lil- madiina, rajaa’an.
  • A subway map, please.Play Clip khaariTat al-metro, rajaa’an.


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