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Posted On: 1 September 2014 12:00 am
Updated On: 25 October 2021 10:57 am

#QTip: 5 Arabic Phrases that sound funny in English

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Time to share 5 Arabic phrases that don't make sense in English.

It's funny to translate these phrases into English literally. We took some sentences and terms that could mean multiple things.
Maybe next time someone annoys you, you can say 'you popped my liver!'.

From the video!

Our phrases:
1- Riht milh - Gone Salt
2- Bat Chabdi - He popped my liver
3- Min iyooni - From my eyes
4- Bal3an Shaklik - I curse your form
5- Badfa al hisab - I'll push the calculation / account (if translated literally of course)
6- Kilmat ras - Head word

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