Author: Jodie Bilborough

Learning Jordanian Arabic can be helpful. While learning Levantine Arabic be aware that this is different from Egyptian Arabic. See why in this article

If you have ever seen any Egyptian movies that are so popular around the world, you may think that this is the widest form of spoken Arabic. This is why a lot of people learn the Egyptian dialect. It is the one most often heard in Western countries. Egypt’s official languages are Modern Standard Arabic and another fifteen dialects present in the country of the Pharaohs....

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Spoken Arabic can be tricky. You need to differentiate between the various dialects. Here you can see the difference between Egyptian and Iraqi Arabic

When we think of Iraq, we usually picture a war-torn country after suffering from decades of chaos. It is hard to think of it as a thriving or even functional place. But before the wars, Iraq was a modernized country full of rich culture, language, and ethnic groups. Traveling between Iraq and Egypt is like being in two different worlds. Iraq has several different languages. You will find Kurdish...

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