All dialects: my cup of tea (my thing, my jam)

Xavierfr1

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Does anyone know any Arabic idioms for one's preference/taste/favourite thing?

In French: c'est ma came
In Spanish: es mi rollo
In English: it's just my cup of tea

بالعربي؟؟؟؟
 
  • elroy

    Imperfect Mod
    US English, Palestinian Arabic bilingual
    Palestinian Arabic:

    Depending on the context:

    1. هدا على كيفي
    2. هدا على كيف كيفي (an intensified version of #1)
    3. هدا التعنوغ تبعي (تعنوغ is a Hebrew borrowing)
     

    Xavierfr1

    Member
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    Palestinian Arabic:

    Depending on the context:

    1. هدا على كيفي
    2. هدا على كيف كيفي (an intensified version of #1)
    3. هدا التعنوغ تبعي (تعنوغ is a Hebrew borrowing)

    Thank you very much for your response that's very interesting! May I ask what the literal meaning is of تعنوغ؟
     
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