A Study of Idgaam/ Sandhi/ Assimilation

Abstract

Idgaam, sandhi and assimilation have usually been considered as synonymous terms, where as, in accordance with Arabic grammar and by some of scholar’s proposed definitions and directions the term Idgaam is characterized as a different term than Sandhi or Assimilation. comparatively, In this short study, these three terms will be analyzed individually in order to achieve the clarification of each term as keeping different defining areas by using assigned dos and don’ts of scholors.

Altaf Hussain Jokyo