miim, nuun, ha

Introduction

miim

You know this sound from..

The sound made by 'm' in the English word 'make'

This is how the letter looks in words


nuun

You know this sound from..

The sound made by 'n' in the English word 'now'

This is how the letter looks in words


ha

You know this sound from..

The sounds made by 'h' in the English word 'hot'

This is how the letter looks in words


Extra info

In the tests for this lesson you'll see a symbol that looks like one of the forms below.

ta marbuta

This isn't a letter of the alphabet, it's a symbol (called ta marbuta) that's used at the end of many feminine words, to mark the feminine form.

The good news is, it isn't pronounced, so you can ignore it when reading.


It's time to practice what you've learnt

Flashcards with audio

1. Recognise miim, nuun and ha individually

Arabic alphabet flashcards

2. Read words containing miim, nuun and ha

Arabic alphabet flashcards

 


End of lesson quiz

Test yourself and find out your score

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Arabic alphabet quiz

 


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