Egyptian Arabic Diaries
Reem

The Sacrifice Feast

The Sacrifice Feast (Eid al-Adha) is an important holiday in Egypt. Reem tells us what she likes and doesn’t like about the holiday.

Egyptian Arabic Articles
Esraa

Attending a Katb-Ketab

Learn about Egyptian culture and pick up some useful Arabic vocabulary. Today Esraa tells us about an interesting wedding custom in Egypt.

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
Mostafa

Mostafa Gets Lost

Even locals can get lost in a city as big as Cairo. How does Mostafa find his way?

Egyptian Arabic Articles
Yomna

The Sacrifice Feast in Egypt

Yomna tells us about the Sacrifice Feast in Egypt while teaching us some interesting words and phrases related to the holiday in Egyptian Arabic.

Egyptian Arabic Articles
Hesham

“Country” Cafés in Egypt

One thing you can’t miss in Egypt, it is the country cafés ilʔahāwi -lbáladi القهاوي البلدي. There is approximately over 100,000 country cafés in Egypt. It is something youth and elders do daily and go hangout in daily. It serves mainly café drinks like tea, coffee, ginger ganzabīl جنْزبيل and anise yansūn يَنْسون. And only in country cafés, tea can be served in

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
Mostafa

Mostafa and the Bread

Mostafa tells us about a bad day he had. Was it really the worst day of his life??

Egyptian Arabic Articles
Yomna

Getting Around Cairo in Arabic: Taxis

Black, white, and pink. Yomna explains the different kinds of taxis in Cairo while teaching us some useful vocabulary and expressions in Egyptian Arabic.