Learning Arabic Words & Expressions

Read this article and find out the benefits of teaching your child Arabic simply by using your smartphone and installing an Arabic learning app

Childhood is a particularly important time for learning and there are many benefits to teaching your child another language. Studies conducted by Harvard determined that children who are bilingual are more creative, more flexible, more engaged in problem-solving, and score better on tests. With that in mind, if you’re trying to figure out which language to add to your child’s repertoire, why not try Arabic?...

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If you want to go global with your business, read this and find out how being bilingual can help you become even more successful

Through our modern globalization process, more companies than ever before are expanding their businesses and products to even the most remotest places on Earth. As a result, employers are now seeing how important the role of the bilingual employees actually is. Research shows that many more bilingual jobs are opening up around the world as more and more companies are recognizing the advantages bilinguals bring...

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For some natural cave art like you’ll see no other place on Earth, read this article on visiting Jeita Grotto in Lebanon.

From the fertile Bekaa Valley to its snow-capped peaks of its mountains, Lebanon offers an all at once diverse landscape for its somewhat small size. However, take a look closer into one of its regions known as the Nahr El-Kalb Valley. It is here that you’ll find one of the most splendid wonders of nature in the Middle-East. Of course, we’re talking about the Jeita...

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For a nice getaway from the hustle of Beirut, see why you have to visit Anjar. It stands as a testament to the Umayyad culture centuries later

Located about an hour-and-a-half’s drive east of Beirut, it’s not difficult to see why people find Anjar, Lebanon, safe and peaceful. The name comes after the Anjar Spring just a little over a half mile east (in Arabic - running river). The village’s inhabitants are mostly Armenian refugees. Some fled the Ottoman genocide in 1915 Turkey. Others gathered here after the Lebanese took back their country from...

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So you think 30 is too old to start learning Arabic? Well, read this and find out why you’re never too old to learn languages

Okay, okay… we get it. “I can’t learn Arabic language skills in my 30s. That’s for high school and college kids. As they say: "You can’t teach an old dog new tricks". I’m too old to learn. So, yeah, we get that. Soon you’re going to be screaming for the neighborhood kids to get out of your yard.    But you know what? You’re in your...

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Let’s learn Arabic airport vocabulary like airplane, flight, hotel, and passport! Learn how to say airport announcements in Arabic too!

Welcome on board everyone! Today our destination is Arab Airport. This is a new airport to you, but has so much to offer. Please stow all luggage in the overhead bins and fasten your seatbelts. We would like to remind you that smoking is completely prohibited on board. The plane is ready for take-off. (You didn't expect airport conversation, did you?) Let’s try this airport announcement...

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Let’s talk about Arabic bookstore vocabulary. Here, we are in the middle of an Arabic story book for beginners: Bookstore conversations!

Let’s open this Arabic conversation book for Arabic bookstore vocabulary session 101. Here, we are in the middle of Arabic storybooks for beginners: Bookstore conversations! It is meant to be a quiet place, but we still have things to say because we just can’t keep quiet. In the bookstore, you will find fiction and non-fiction sections, as well as a million others. In the Arabic bookstore, you...

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Oman Traditions of Dress

Oman is a wonderful country. As a tourist, your journeys will lead you across its gorgeous deserts and through its bustling city streets. All the while you’ll see the wonderful Omani people. You will see the women in their embroidered abayas and the men in their long white dishdashas smiling kindly as you drive by. Indeed, you’ll find traditional Omani dress both as intriguing and as...

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Learn all about articles in Arabic. Recognize al meaning in Arabic and details of this definite article in Arabic syntax and morphology right here

In English, the article “the” is easily added to turn an indefinite noun into a definite one. The definite article in Arabic does the exact same thing. The article The in Arabic is ال You’ll find al in Arabic surnames, adjectives, and all nouns. To break it down, al is made of two Arabic letters: أ referred to as alif, and ل referred to as lam. Together...

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Arabic letters made easier than you think in this breakdown of Ra and Zayn. Arabic alphabet pronunciation, words and formation right here

The Arabic alphabet is a journey of its own. Pronunciation and formation of the Arabic letters depend on whether it is in the sentence and what tashkeel is present for the pronunciation to occur accordingly. Today’s lesson is all about the twin sisters Ra and Zayn. They both look almost exactly the same if it wasn’t for a dot that essentially created all the difference...

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