Learning Arabic Words & Expressions

Here’s a list of 20 Arabic facts and secrets of Arabic that maybe you didn't yet know. Satisfy your curiosity by checking this article.

As you begin studying Arabic, you’ll learn a lot about both the language and the culture. However, there are some Arabic facts and secrets that you won’t find in a textbook or on an online app (except for the Kaleela Arabic learning app, of course). Here are 20 of them: Around 420 million people speak Arabic. It ranks as the 5th most spoken language in the...

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Watching Arabic TV shows, movies, series are a great way to immerse in the language. Watch more TV and learn more Arabic. It’s just that simple.

It’s no secret that when you’re learning a language, you’re also learning a culture. This means if you’re learning Arabic, you’re also learning about Arab culture. So, why don’t you use the culture of Arab TV to learn to speak Arabic better? We’ve talked before about the amazing Egyptian film industry. If you are watching films in Arabic, this can help you better learn Arabic language...

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A LOOK AT CAPITAL CITIES OF ARAB COUNTRIES

A capital is the seat of a nation. Moreover, it often also serves as the chief finance, people, cultural, or academic center of a country. In fact, they so closely relate to their countries that the news will quite often use the name of the city instead of the name of the capital’s country. For example, "deals made between Amman and Cairo" refer to "deals made between Jordan and...

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A conservative lifestyle doesn’t prevent Saudi kids from having fun! See some traditional Arabic games still played in Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabian kids know how to have fun. They often still play traditional Arabic games that their parents and grandparents played before them. This is despite the fact that their country has somewhat of a conservative culture. Here are some of the most common ones: The Hunter This great outdoor game is a combination of hide and seek and freeze tag. A player is the hunter who...

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Enjoy some Arabic radio shows and Arabic podcast episodes for easy listening. Also, it's an easy way to learn Arabic at the same time

Since the advent of the internet, one of the easiest and most convenient ways that Arabic language learners can improve their listening skills and expand their vocabulary is by listening to audio of Levantine Arabic. A few examples would be Arabic podcasts on Spotify or Arabic news with transcripts. A plethora of resources such as Arabic radio shows and podcasts can be found with a...

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Don’t like the idea of classrooms or online learning? Try learning Arabic language skills through these alternative means

Trying to learn Arabic online or in a formal classroom may not be suitable for everyone. Some people simply don’t have the time or money for formal learning of Arabic. Others may not be comfortable learning online or in classroom type settings and prefer to learn on their own. However, that doesn’t mean trying to learn Arabic language skills is out of the question. Here are...

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The word “magazine” comes from Arabic, which means “warehouses”. You’ll find a warehouse of information about which Arabic magazines you can read

Go to the magazine rack at your local bookshop or newsstand and you’ll see there’s a magazine for just about any topic you can think of.  It’s not any different in the Arab world. You can find an Arabic magazine for just about everything. This is a good thing if you want to practice and learn how to read Arabic fluently. You see, just as an...

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Still not sure which Arabic learning school is right for you? Read this article to help you be certain that the school you choose is the right one for you.

By now, you’ve probably heard all of the horror stories about how difficult Arabic is to learn: “Arabic letters look like hieroglyphics.” “There are too many strange sounds. It makes learning to speak it impossible.” “Arabic has an enormous vocabulary; I mean, c’mon! 400 words for a camel, and 200 for a lion?” “Arabic grammar is too complicated.” Indeed, when it comes to learning languages, Arabic gets a bad rep....

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Give yourself the gift of language any time of year and learn how to say Happy Birthday in the top most languages in the world

Certainly, nearly every society around the world celebrates birthdays. But, just as every culture is unique, so are their birthday customs and traditions. Today we’re going to look at how to say to someone a happy birthday in the top most spoken languages. So, let’s get this party started, shall we? Happy Birthday in Chinese生日快乐 (Shēngrì Kuàilè)Happy Birthday in SpanishFeliz CumpleañosHappy Birthday in FrenchBon AnniversaireHappy Birthday in...

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We’d like to give them a shout-out, but we’re keeping it down to a whisper as we tour some of the best libraries you’ll find in the Arab world.

Okay before I start, I know some of you Millennials and Zoomers are going to be all like “Libraries? Aren’t those really old buildings where they used to keep books and ancient texts and stuff on papyrus or paper or something? My grandmother used to work in one, like a long time ago before the internet”. You’d be somewhat correct if you thought that. So, we...

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