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EtymologyEdit

From the root ط و ع(ṭ-w-ʿ).

VerbEdit

اِسْتَطَاعَ (istaṭāʿa) X, non-past يَسْتَطِيعُ‎‎ (yastaṭīʿu)

  1. (transitive) to be able to, can (followed by a noun or a verbal noun in the accusative or by أَنْ(ʾan) and the subjunctive)
    أَسْتَطِيعُ التَّدْرِيسَ.‎‎ ― ʾastaṭīʿu t-tadrīsa.I can teach.
    أَسْتَطِيعُ أَنْ أُدَرِّسَ.‎‎ ― ʾastaṭīʿu ʾan ʾudarrisa.I can teach.

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