Egyptian Arabic Grammar
Ahmad

16 of the Most Common Conjunctions in Egyptian Arabic

Conjunctions are very important. We use them all the time in Egyptian Colloquial Arabic. That’s why we will be learning 16 Egyptian Arabic conjunctions today. Conjunctions in Arabic are called…

Egyptian Arabic Grammar
Ahmad

The Word بِتاع in Egyptian Arabic

Welcome to my lesson on how to use a very important word in Egyptian Colloquial Arabic! First of all, the word بِتاع bitā3 is mainly used as a noun, which means it comes in three forms…

Arabs Say...
Lingualism

Variations in Spoken Arabic within Countries

Part 1 in the “Arabs Say…” series: Does everyone in your country use the same dialect? Are there any differences in speaking styles between urban and rural areas, regions, social classes, religions, or generations?

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
Mohamed

A Musical Evening

Mohamed tells us about a night of playing music with his friends. What kind of music do they play?

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
Amr

Midterms

Amr was a start student in high school. How is he doing in college? And how does he feel about the upcoming midterms?

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
Yomna

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
Mohamed

Winter in Alexandria

Mohamed tells us what he likes about winter, and how it is special in Alexandria.

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
Yomna

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 Diaries
Esraa

Death of a Friend

Esraa shares with us a recent tragic experience and what she has learned from it.

Egyptian Arabic Diaries
Mostafa

Mostafa in Islamic Cairo

Mostafa tells us about a recent outing with friends. What does he think about Islamic Cairo?