Khaliji Grammar

The Khaliji grammar allows you to manipulate the vocabulary to obtain multiple forms of a word. The grammatical rules below are the most important in Khaliji and help connect words or shape the structure. We start with the prepositions:

And: و  [w] Audio Under: تحت  [tahat ] Audio
Before: قبل  [ghabel] Audio After: عقب  [oghob] Audio
Inside: داخل  [dakhil] Audio Outside: برع  [baraa] Audio
With: مع  [maa] Audio But: بس  [bas] Audio
For: حق  [hag] Audio From: من  [mn] Audio
To: لي  [le] Audio In: في  [fe] Audio


Questions and Adverbs

To ask questions, use the following:

What?: شنو؟  [shno?] Audio Who?: منو؟  [mno?] Audio
How?: شلون؟  [shloon?] Audio Why?: ليش؟  [leesh?] Audio
Where?: وين؟  [ween?] Audio

Some of the most important time adverbs:

Never: مستحيل  [mustaheel] Audio Rarely: نادرن  [nadeeran] Audio
Sometimes: بعض الأحيان  [badd al ahyaan] Audio Usually: عادتا  [aadatn] Audio
Always: دايمن  [daiman] Audio Very: وايد  [wayeed] Audio


Most commonly used pronouns in Khaliji:

I: أنا  [ana] Audio You: انت  [ent] Audio
He: اهو  [uhu] Audio She: اهي  [ehe] Audio
We: احنا  [ahna] Audio They: اهم  [uhm] Audio

To express the possession of something [possessive form]:

My: مالي  [mali] Audio Your: مالك  [malk] Audio
His: ماله  [malah] Audio Her: مالها  [malha] Audio
Our: مالنا  [malna] Audio Their: مالهم  [malhum] Audio

Grammar in a sentence

Some random verbs to show how it's being used:

I speak English: انا اتكلم انقليزي  [ana atkalm engleze] Audio
You speak French: انت اتكلم فرنسي  [ana atkalm faranse] Audio
He speaks German: اهو يتكلم الماني  [aho ytkalm almani] Audio
She speaks Italian: اهي اتكلم ايطالي  [ahe ttklm etali] Audio
I visited France: رحت فرنسا  [rht farasa] Audio
I will drink milk: باشرب حليب  [bashrb haleeb] Audio


Some extra grammatical structures:

I understand you: افهمك  [afhmk] Audio
I don't understand you: مافهمك  [mafhmtk] Audio
I don't speak French: ماتكلم فرنسي  [matklm frnse] Audio
This is my house: هاي بيتي  [hay bete] Audio
That restaurant is far: هل مطعم بعيد  [hal mataam bayd] Audio
No problem: عادي  [adi] Audio

The above Khaliji grammar can provide tools to use in coordination with the Khaliji vocabulary to obtain some popular Khaliji phrases.

Khaliji Phrases

Khaliji Vocabulary


Did you know? Grammar can help you increase your vocabulary dramatically. Grammar is like a tool which helps you manipulate words in a sentence by changing the shape and location of a word to create something new out of the old one.