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Top 10 Dubai by Sarah Monaghan, Lara Dunston

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PHRASE BOOK

In an Emergency

Help!Enjedooni
StopWak-kaf
Can you call a doctor?Momkin tatlob tabeeb?
Can you call an ambulance?Momkin tatlob el es’aaf?
Can you call the police?Momkin tatlob elshorta?
Can you call the fire brigade?Momkin tatlob el etfaa?
Where is the nearest hospital?Wayn agrab mostashfa?
Is there a telephone here?Ako telefoon huna?

Useful Words and Phrases

YesNa-am
NoLaa
HelloSalaam alaikum
GoodbyeMa’aa al salaama
See you laterEla al lekaa
Excuse meAfwan
Sorry (said by man)Aasif
Sorry (said by woman)Aasifa
Thank youShakereen
PleaseLuw tasma`h
Peace be upon youAl salaam ‘alaikum
Peace be upon you(as response)Alaikum al salaam
Good morningSabaa`h al khayr
Good eveningMasaa-o al khayr
Good nightTosbihoona ala khayr
Pleased to meet youYa ahleen
How are you? ...

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