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Types of Dabke Dancers

Ah, spring - that time of year when, as the famous poet Lord Alfred Tennyson wrote, “… a young man's fancy lightly turns to thoughts of love.” It’s true for young men all around the world, even in Arabic speaking countries, where finding love in spring means marriage in summer which, in turn, means it’s also time for friends, family and neighbors to polish up...

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When we talk about  Iraqi food, it’s hard to know where to begin because Iraqi cuisine, like its art and culture, is the sum of its varied and rich past. Indeed, the culinary history of Iraq reflects the palates of successive ancient civilizations which include Sumerians, Akkadians, Babylonians, Assyrians, ancient Persians, and Mesopotamian Arabs.   Yet, from its delicious breads and tasty stews to its sweet layered cakes and to grilled kebabs, Iraqi cuisine has retained much in the way of its ancient Mesopotamian roots that...

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Traditional clothes in iraq

The history of Iraqi fashion is as diverse as the different cultures and influences which have passed through the country since its inception as an independent state in the late 1950s. Back then, most men and women in the country wore Western clothing to show their independent progressive stance both in the Arab world and around the globe, as well. However, within the last two decades, there have been groups of...

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Syria is a moderately large country that includes many different religious and ethnic groups including the Arabs, Assyrians, Kurds, Armenians, Circassians, and Turkmen who differ in cultural traditions. As a result, writing about the subject of traditional Syrian clothing can prove to be challenging because there is no one Syrian way to dress. It ranges from city to city and from region to region and different tribes and villages have their...

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ypes of Questions in Arabic

Questions are part of your daily routines, and if you are learning a new language, you’ll be asking a lot of them. Asking questions in Arabic is not as difficult as some may assume. I have a question in Arabic for you now that you will most definitely be able to answer once we are done: “هل تعلم كيف تسأل باللغة العربية؟” If you know all the Arabic question words...

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What’s good, tasty and always on your mind? FOOD. That’s right everyone, today we’re all about food food. Eating out is great and all, but we’re the DIY kind of people. It is very important to know your kit before you use it, and that is why today we are going to spill the tea on the list of kitchen utensils in Arabic, kitchen appliances...

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