أسئلة و أجوبة عن الشغل
(باللهجة المصرية)


Questions and answers about work

(in Egyptian Arabic)

Do you work? إنتَ بِتِشْتَغَل؟ \ إنتي بِتِشْتَغَلي؟
Yes, I do.
.أيوة، باشْتَغَل
No, I don’t.
.لأ ، ما باشْتَغَلْش
I’m currently looking for a job.
.بادوَّر على شُغْل حاليًا
I can’t find a job.
.مش لَاقِي\ة شُغل
I don’t want to work.
.مش عايز\ة أشْتَغَل
I quit my job.
.أنا سِبْت الشُّغْل
I got fired from my job.
.أنا اِتْرَفَدْت من الشُّغْل
What do you work? بِتِشْتَغَل إيه؟ بِتِشْتَغَلي إيه؟
I’m a + job= I’m an engineer.
.أنا+ الوظيفة = أنا مهندسة
I work as a (teacher).
.باشْتَغَل (مُدَرِّس \ مُدَرِّسَة)
I have my own company.
.أنا عَنْدي الشِّرْكَة بتاعْتي
I work as a free-lancer.
.باشْتَغَل شُغْل حُرّ
Where do you work? بِتِشْتَغَل فين؟ بِتِشْتَغَلي
فين؟
I work in (Ahlan school).
.باشْتَغَل في (مَدْرَسِة أهلًا)
I work from home.
.باشْتَغَل من البيت
I work remotely.
.باشْتَغَل عَن بُعْد
How many days do you work per week? بِتِشْتَغَل \ بِتِشْتَغَلي كام يوم
في الأسبوع؟
I work every day.
.باشْتَغَل كُل يوم
I work 5 days a week.
.باشْتَغَل 5 أيام في الأسبوع
I work full-time.
.باشْتَغَل دوام كامِل
I work part-time.
.باشْتَغَل دوام جُزْئي
How many hours per day do you work? بِتِشْتَغَل \ بِتِشْتَغَلي كام
ساعة في اليوم؟
I work 7 hours per day.
.باشْتَغَل 7 ساعات في اليوم
It depends on the day.
.على حَسَب اليوم
Where is your work? شُغْلَك \ شُغْلِك مَكَانُه فين؟
My work is downtown.
.شُغْلي في (وسط البلد)
Is your work far? شُغْلَك \ شُغْلِك بعيد؟
Yes, it’s far from my house, about an hour by car
أيوة، شُغْلي بعيد عن بيتي، حوالي ساعة بالعربيّة
No, it’s close, about 15 minutes by car
لأ، شُغْلي قُريّب، حوالي رُبع ساعة بالعربيّة
Are you happy at your work? مَبْسوط في شُغْلَك؟ \
مَبْسوطة في شُغْلِك؟
Yes, thank God.
.أيوة، الحمدلله
No, not really.
.لأ، مش قَوي
Well, so-so.
.يعني، نُص نُص
Where did you work before? اشْتَغَلْت \ اِشْتَغَلتي فين قبل كده؟
I worked in a company before.
.اِشْتَغَلْت في شِركة قبل كده
This is my first job.
.ده أوّل شُغْل ليَّا
I’ve never worked before.
.عٌمري ما اشتغلت قبل كده
I’ve worked in the government sector.
.اشْتَغَلت في القِطاع الحُكومي
I’ve worked in the private sector.
.اشْتَغَلت في القِطاع الخاص
How long have you been in your job? بَقَالَك أد إيه في شُغْلَك؟
About a year.
.بَقالي حوالي سنة

Extra Vocabulary

Co-worker/s

زميل\ زمايل

Boss/director

مدير

Department

قسم

Employee

موظف

Promotion

ترقية

On leave

في أجازة

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