seta'

MalteseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic استطع (istaṭaʿa)

VerbEdit

seta' (imperfect jista')

  1. (modal): can, be able
  1. to be able; can
    Nista nirrikmandalek ristorant tajjeb.
    I can recommend you a good restaurant.
    Tista tgħinni?
    Can you help me?
    Ma nistax ngħinek.
    I can't help you.

ConjugationEdit

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