أَمَّا • (ʾammā)
- as for; followed by a noun or pronoun, itself usually followed by the particle فَـ (fa-)
أَمَّا النَّافِذَةُ فَهِيَ مَفْتُوحَةٌ ― ʾammā n-nāfiḏatu fahiya maftūḥatun ― As for the window, it's open.
- أَمَّا (ʾammā) is used to make the following noun phrase the focus of the sentence. While “as for” is a good rule-of-thumb translation, it is often more idiomatic to use “but” or no conjunction at all.
- أَمَّا بَعْدُ (ʾammā baʿdu)