Letter (qaf) is one of the heaviest letters in the Arabic language in general. Its sound is really heavy, so usually, its sound is replaced with the (hamza – ء ) sound in the Egyptian dialect.

Here are a few examples in the video below:

Transliteration:

Moon – قمر – amar

Soon / near – قريب – urayeb

Sit (verb) – قاعد – aaed

Captain – قبطان – obtan

I hope you like this small pronunciation tip. Please leave a comment if you have any questions!

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