Egyptian Arabic Dictionary

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This is a list of short items relating to Egyptian culture, language and language learning.

ba'a بـَقىWays of using this common word with an elusive meaning
awy... alif or qaf?alif and qaf are pronounced the same by Cairenes, so how do you know which letter to use?
right to leftwhy does arabic writing go in the opposite direction to european writing?
texting in arabichow to use digits to represent arabic letters
Learning Vocabularyhow to learn words efficiently
Breakfast in Egyptwhat people eat for breakfast in Egypt
The Higriya calendarSome background information about the muslim calendar
The Prophet's Birthday one of Islam's yearly festivals
Arabic numbersHow Egyptians write numbers
Egyptian breadAll about Egyptians' favourit food
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