Translation of "about" - English-Arabic dictionary

about

preposition uk /əˈbaʊt/

A1 relating to a particular subject

عَنْ
What was she talking about?

UK to or in different parts of a place

حَوْل
We wandered about the town.
what/how about…?

A2 used to suggest something

مَاذا عَن…؟
What about some lunch?
what/how about…?

B1 used to ask for someone’s opinion on a particular subject

ما رأيُك في …؟
What about this restaurant? Is it good?

(Translation of “about preposition” from the Cambridge English-Arabic Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)