استطاع

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From the root ط و ع (ṭ-w-ʿ).

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

  1. 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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