Ahmad tells us about the barriers of diglossia in the Arabic-speaking world and how Egyptian Arabic is gaining ground as a written language.
How to use the parallel translations and audio to study with Arabic readers effectively.
Develop strategies and adopt a productive mindset for dealing with new vocabulary while reading Arabic as a second language.
Learn why extensive reading in Arabic is so important and how to implement it in your learning routine.
Learn how to read the Arabic script and tashkeel (voweling) used in Lingualism materials.
Part 7 in the “Arabs Say…” series, we ask: How proficient are you in Modern Standard Arabic (MSA)? What is difficult for you? Do you make any mistakes?
Learn Egyptian Arabic with Amr Diab’s Zay Manty (video, English translation, and language notes).
Learn Lebanese Arabic with Nancy Ajram’s hit Albi Ya Albi (video, English translation, and language notes).
Part 6 in the “Arabs Say…” series, we ask: What are a few words that are unique to your dialect which Arabs from other countries might find amusing or not understand?