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Verse (70:42), Word 2 - Quranic Grammar


The second word of verse (70:42) is divided into 2 morphological segments. A verb and subject pronoun. The imperfect verb (فعل مضارع) is third person masculine plural and is in the jussive mood (مجزوم). The verb's triliteral root is khā wāw ḍād (خ و ض). The suffix (الواو) is an attached subject pronoun.

Chapter (70) sūrat l-maʿārij (The Ways of Ascent)

(to) converse vainly
V – 3rd person masculine plural imperfect verb, jussive mood
PRON – subject pronoun
فعل مضارع مجزوم والواو ضمير متصل في محل رفع فاعل

Verse (70:42)

The analysis above refers to the 42nd verse of chapter 70 (sūrat l-maʿārij):

Sahih International: So leave them to converse vainly and amuse themselves until they meet their Day which they are promised -

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Maqbool Ahmad

27th April, 2014

(70:42:2) يَخُوضُوا is فعل مضارع مجزوم in فَذَرْهُمْ يَخُوضُوا وَيَلْعَبُوا because of jwabe amr

but shown فعل مضارع منصوب in (43:83:2) فَذَرْهُمْ يَخُوضُوا وَيَلْعَبُوا. I think it should be

فعل مضارع مجزوم. Similarly يَلْعَبُوا should be فعل مضارع مجزوم

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