How to use the future tense in Levantine Arabic

Asma Wahba


Asma Wahba

How to use the future tense in Levantine Arabic

Today you’re going to hear how to talk about future actions in Levantine Arabic.

(راح/رح)‬ is the future marker in this dialect. It’s a good idea to compare this to the future markers of other dialects which differ considerably.

Sample sentences:

  • I will go.
  • You will run.
  • You (plural) will sleep.
  • She will come.
  • He will speak.
  • We will see.
  • They will know.

Get access to the Arabic transcript for this audio so you can read along with it as well as hundreds of other transcripts, MP3 files and exclusive benefits by becoming a member of Talk In Arabic today.

This content was contributed by a native Arabic speaker of Jordan and produced by Talk In

We acknowledge that there are often more ways to say one thing and this content is not meant to be a comprehensive grammar or phrasebook. As Talk In aims to be a community-driven site, we welcome all revisions and contributions to its content.

Join now and start speaking levantine Arabic today!

Create your account now and join thousands of other Arabic learners from around the world.