Translating words from Arabic into English and vice versa has become pretty easy thanks to the Internet. I would like to share some useful tools for Arabic.
Answer: It is the verb ba’a (بَقى) in Egyptian Arabic. You will hear this verb in many situations.
When I started learning Egyptian Arabic, there was one word which gave me a headache: lissa –لِسّه; sometimes also written لِسَّى or لِسّة. Let’s see why.