Describing in the Present
"To Be" or "Not To Be"?
Take a close look at the following phrases from this lesson. If you were to translate these phrases
word for word, do you notice any missing words in the Arabic version?
Where are you from?
I am from...
The verb 'to be' is not used in the present tense. This makes describing people and things in the present very easy; you don't have to conjugate any verbs! Answer
من أين أنتَ؟