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The Nominal Sentence; Wrapping Up Posted by on Jan 15, 2012

Today, In Sha’a Allah, we will wrap up all what we have learnt about the nominal sentence up till now.  The Nominal Sentence consists of two parts; the first is a noun and it is called the subject or the Mubtada المبتدأ . The second part is called the predicate or Al-Khabar الخبر…

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The Fronted Predicate Posted by on Dec 23, 2011

The Fronted Predicate  الخبر الـمـُـقــدَّم As we learned before that the general rule is that the Mubtada’ المبتدأ  begins the nominal sentence.   However, there are certain cases in which the predicate الخبر comes before the Mubtada’ and begins the nominal sentence. Today, we will be introduced to these cases.  * Cases of  the Fronted Predicate :   1)…

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Multiplication of the Predicate Posted by on Dec 9, 2011

The nominal sentence الجملة الاسمية  starts with a noun. It consists of two main items; the Mubtada المبتدأ and the Predicate (Al-Khabar الخبر ). The Mubtada is the noun that we speak about or judge and can be any grammatical item that acts as a noun; ( The Khabar is what we say about the…

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The Nominal Sentence: The Predicate (Al-Khabar) Posted by on Nov 24, 2011

The Predicate الخبر of the nominal sentence refers to the part that completes the meaning of the Subject. It tells us about the subject or gives us information about it.  Now what are the types of the Predicate (Khabar) ?    Types of the Khabar أنواع الخبر    The Khabar can be any of the following…

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The Nominal Sentence: The Subject (Al-Mubtada) Posted by on Nov 20, 2011

     As we said before that the first item of the nominal sentence is the Subject or Al-Mubtada المبتدأ which is the noun that we talk about. This noun is always in the Nominative (Marfoo’) Case. Now what are the types of the Subject (Mubtada) ?    Types of the Mubtada أنواع المبتدأ    The…

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The Arabic Sentence : The Nominal Sentence Posted by on Nov 20, 2011

 We said before that there are two main types of Arabic sentences; the Nominal Sentence and the Verbal Sentence. Today we will focus on the first type.   The Nominal Sentence الجملة الاسمية /Al-Jomlah Al-Ismiyyah/ is that which starts with a noun اسم /Ism/. This sentence consists of two important items to complete its meaning. These…

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