Algerian Derdja: “youqaqiy”

Today, I've just heard an interesting Algerian word: "youqaqiy"... Actually, this word is from the Capital's language (Algerois) and it describes the speakers of the Algerian Dialect (Derdja). The concept of "youqaqiy" depicts the people who pronounce the Arabic letter (ق) - Qaaf in the classical way as it sounds "qaaf". What's the point pronouncing … Continue reading Algerian Derdja: “youqaqiy”


Algerian Derdja: Phrasal Aggression

It's been a long time I didn't post on the Algerian Arabic Dialect so-called "Derdja". To return, I'm going to bring on an internationally and nationally well-known fact about Arab people: their Aggression alias being hot-headed. Indeed, Algerians are hot-headed; if you slightly insult them or do some bothersome gestures, they can easily shout or … Continue reading Algerian Derdja: Phrasal Aggression

My [top 5] influencing Arabic dialects

*HIMTAL - s01 e01 Alias How I Met The Arabic Language... Take it easy, it won't take 9 seasons of shadow chasing to find out which language I got married with... Haha! Well... when I arrived to Algeria three years ago as a European guy, sure enough that I had to face many problems in assimilation. … Continue reading My [top 5] influencing Arabic dialects