Yomna

Yomna

Yomna is an architect in Giza, Egypt. She is a regular contributor to the Lingualism blog and collaborator on Lingualism publications, such as The Big Fat Book of Egyptian Arabic Verbs, Egyptian Arabic Voices, Egyptian Arabic Diaries, and Shuwayya 'An Nafsi.
Egyptian Arabic Diaries
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Origami in Cairo

Yomna and her sons broaden their cultural horizons.

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
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A Small Adventure

Yomna tells us about the early morning adventure she and her sons had just across the street, at one of the most iconic places on Earth.

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
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A Trip to Aswan

Yomna tells us more about her trip to Luxor and Aswan and the places she explored there.

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
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A Trip to Luxor

Yomna tells us about why she loves “the dark, beautiful land” of Luxor and Aswan.

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
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Yomna’s Birthday

As Yomna reaches a milestone, she reflects on her life. What has she learned from the past, and what does she want to do in the future?

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
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A Trip to the Zoo

Yomna tells us about a recent trip to the zoo with her sons and a lonely lion that makes her think.

Egyptian Arabic Articles
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Getting Around in Cairo: Buses

Getting around Cairo can sometimes be tricky. Yomna tells us about taking buses in the bustling metropolis. Listen and learn some useful Egyptian Arabic words.

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
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Climate Change in Egypt

What happens when it rains in Cairo? Yomna tells us about the changing weather patterns in Egypt.

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
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Sudanese Weddings

Yomna goes to a lot of Sudanese weddings. Why? What does she like about them?