A new word or phrase from the Hans Wehr dictionary, every Wednesday.
على قاب قوسين (q. qausain) quite near, very close; imminent
Example: “صَرَّحَ بِأَنَّهُم عَلى قابِ قَوْسَينِ مِنَ إيجادِ حَلّ”
Translation: “he announced that they are very close to finding a solution”
Revise all of the vocab from the series on Quizlet:
* The Hans Wehr Dictionary of Modern Written Arabic, 4th Edition