(continued from lesson 2)
ii. - The leen letter followed by a hamzah
This is a leen letter followed by a hamzah, is lengthened four or six vowel counts when continuing or stopping. Example: .
Exceptions: Warsh reads the word: in all its various forms, such as: etc., with a shortening () of the leen and (shortening) and , and (two, four and six vowel counts) of the ; and (four vowel counts) of the leen with of the .
There is no lengthening of followed by a hamzah by the way of recitation of Warsh in the words: in aayah 8 of surah At-Takweer (81:8), the being unchanged, just the leen is affected by this exception ; and likewise the word which is the last word in aayah 58 of surah Al-Kahf (18:58).
Conditions: If the is lengthened two or four counts, the leen al-mahmooz can only be four counts, if the medd badl is lengthened six counts then the leen al-mahmooz can be lengthened four or six counts. The chart below summarizes these conditions