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kalam versus hadath

I have seen:

hal tatahaddath al-engliziya?
hal tatakalam al-engliziya?

What is the difference?

For learning: Arabic
Base language: English
Category: Language



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    I think it's like( speak) & (talk) in English they are often used interchangeably. However the word (hadeeth) is more formal & used in the MSA.

    for example in the MSA we say:
    أنا أتحدث اللغة العربية ....I speak the Arabic Language.

    While in our dialects we can say
    أنا أتكلم اللغة العربية أو أنا أتكلم عربي

    الكلام هو النطق بالشيئ، أما الحديث فيتضمن الكلام ويكون عادة بين شخصين أو أكثر،
    و نستطيع القول أيضا أن الحديث هو كلام متواتر (منقول من شخص لآخر)

    إن أخطأت فمن نفسي، وإن أصبت فمن الله

    They're pretty much the same.

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