4 Answered Questions for the topic greetings

Greetings Grammar


I'm well vs. "I'm good" vs. "I'm doing well", etc?

The greeting _How are you?_ is asking _How are you doing in general?_ — > How are you? I'm well. [**Misunderstood the question.**] because _well_ as an adjective which means: > in good... more
Greetings Arabic Non Muslim


Is it proper to greet a non-Muslim with "As-Salāmu Alaykum"?

Is it proper to greet a non-Muslim with "**As-Salāmu Alaykum**" (*Peace be upon you*) or respond with "**wa alaykumu s-salāmu wa rahmatu l-lāhi wa barakātuh**" (*may peace, mercy and blessings of... more
Greetings Arabic Sunnah


What is the correct format for replying to salam?

While saying salam to others, nobody will say Wassalamu alaikum or Assalamu Walaikum. But, while replying I can hear different format like> - Wa alaikum Wassalam> - Wa alaikum Assalam> ... more


What are the connotations of "there" in "hello/hi there"?

I'm an ESL speaker and I'm not completely familiar with the underlying meaning conveyed when adding *there* to a greeting such as > Hello there compared to just > Hello (punctuation... more

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