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Continuing our series of basic Arabic, let’s take a look at adjectives. Learning Arabic adjectives is key, they are used in used in every day conversation

Welcome back! As we continue our series of basic Arabic, let’s take a look at some Arabic adjectives. Learning Arabic adjectives is key as people use them in everyday conversation. We believe that a broad vocabulary will help you master the Arabic language. We‘ve already given examples of places in Arabic, so when describing a place to a friend back home, wouldn’t it be useful if...

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Let’s take a look at a few jobs in Middle East and how Arabs view them, as they weigh differently, depending on how much stability, prestige or payment

In a world where fast-paced technological advancements cut a lot of jobs, there still remain a few professions that stand the test of time. Truth be told, a few countries might pay more for a specific job if the industry is flourishing there. Also, some jobs might weigh differently for Arabs, depending on a few factors. For example, how much stability and prestige the post...

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We all resort to using slang words. Slang is common in any language, here are some basic Arabic slang words in spoken Arabic (or colloquial)

Marhaba! We all resort to using slang words without consciously thinking about it. These are common in any language, so let’s cover some basic Arabic slang words in spoken Arabic (or colloquial). Yallah – يلا Meaning “Let’s go!” or “Come on!”. You say this when you want something to happen or someone to get moving, this is one of the most common Arabic words used. People will use the...

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If you’re hungry and you know it, then you’ve found the right article! There is a reason why Arabic recipes have been gaining popularity in recent years

If you’re hungry and you know it, then you’ve found the right article! There is a reason why Middle Eastern recipes have been gaining popularity in recent years. It's an art in itself to combine so many spices and flavors in a perfectly balanced dish. You will find that many dishes have the same name across these Middle Eastern countries. However, they might taste entirely...

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Middle Eastern desserts consist of multiple, perfectly-balanced flavors and textures. Here are a few Middle Eastern desserts that are guaranteed to please

If you have a sweet tooth, then this article is right up your alley! The layered personality of Arab cuisine has various regional influences stemming from traditional Bedouin and Levantine food. However, the question that arises after every authentic feast is always, “What’s for dessert?” Just like their savory dishes, Middle Eastern desserts consist of multiple, perfectly-balanced flavors and textures. Some of them can be...

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The Arabic alphabet can pose some difficulties to new learners, especially the hard-to-pronounce letters. In this article we show you how

The Arabic language is unique, from the sounds that exist in no other language to the beautiful writing style (check out some Arabic calligraphy!). One good way to learn Arabic is to start by studying the alphabet, especially if this kind of writing is unfamiliar to you. But first, let’s see some interesting facts about the Arabic alphabet and the Arabic language. There are no...

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