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common arabic words

Welcome back to the second part our five-part series on 100 essential words and phrases that you should know if you’re just learning Arabic for beginners.  Once again, we’ve also included some example phrases and questions that you can see the word used in. The more you learn Arabic language vocabulary, the more you’ll find yourself picking up more and more vocabulary along the way....

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arab sweets

Though every Middle Eastern country has its own national and public holidays, one thing that binds them together is that celebration of two main feast throughout the year: Eid Al Fitr, a three day feast marking the end of fasting during the holy month of Ramadan and Eid al Adha, which marks the time that Muslims make the pilgrimage to Mecca. What's more, you can...

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arab tarab

Walk through any Arab neighborhood on any normal day and you’re no doubt going to hear the music of Oum Kalthoum playing through the windows of quite a few houses. Active from the 1920s until her death in the 1970s Oum Kalthoum was an Egyptian singer, songwriter, and film actress known for her vocal ability and unique style. So loved was she in the Arabic speaking countries of...

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how are you in arabic

So you’ve learned to say “Hello” and a handful of other basic greetings in Arabic at least a dozen ways, but there’s more to conversation than just saying “Hi”. When you’re Arabic speaking friend says, “Hello, how are you?” in Arabic you want at the very least to be able to say, “I am good” in Arabic, and that’s what this article is all about...

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Syrian Arabic

As some of you may already know, Kaleela has introduced a new course to its Arabic language learning app – Syrian Arabic! To give you a quick glance at the language, we’ve decided to present the following list of 50 important words and expressions you’ll learn as a part of this new and exciting course. So, without further ado, here they are: Greetings and Farewells ...

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