Learning Arabic Words & Expressions

If you’re looking to learn Arabic dialects, especially Jordanian dialect, we’ve got you covered. Check this article for the most important words

Whether you plan on vacationing to Petra, doing business in Irbid, or introducing yourself to your new Jordanian neighbors, these 50 Jordanian words should help you in any situation in Jordan. Greetings in Jordanian Arabic EnglishTransliterationJordanian ArabicHello in Arabic marḥaba! مرحبا Good morning in Arabic sabah al-khair صباح الخير How are you in Arabickeef haalak (m.)keef haalik (f.)كيف...

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Read this article and find out why a great time to learn Arabic is in the good ol’ summertime.

Many of us can’t wait until summer. We sit around the fireplace bundled up all winter making plans for when summertime finally arrives. As the American author, journalist and essayist Charles Bowden once said: “Summertime is always the best of what might be.” Some plan to go on summer holiday. Others may choose to stay at home and take advantage of the extra daylight. They might...

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You’ve made it! Here is the last in our five-part series on 100 of the core Arabic basic words that can help you to learn Arabic language!

Congratulations, you’ve made it to the end of our five-part series on 100 essential basic words and phrases that you should know if you’re just learning Arabic for beginners. Like all the parts that came before, we’ve also included some example phrases and questions that you can see the word used in. 100 Core Arabic Vocabulary Words (Part 5) EnglishTransliterationArabicHead in Arabic raʾs رأس  ...

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Check out the fourth article of our series on 100 of the core Arabic words and phrases that can help you start learning Arabic!

We’re happy to see you back for part four of our five-part series on 100 essential words and phrases that you should know if you’re just learning Arabic for beginners. Like all parts of this series, we’ve also included some example phrases and questions that you can see the word used in. As you learn Arabic language vocabulary, you’ll find yourself picking up more and more...

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We’re almost halfway through with this, part three, of a five-part series on 100 of the core Arabic words and phrases to start learning Arabic today!

Welcome back to part three of our five-part series on 100 essential words and phrases that you should know if you’re just learning Arabic for beginners.  Just like the first two parts of this series, we’ve also inclArabic for beginnersuded some example phrases and questions that you can see the word used in. Meanwhile, as you learn Arabic language vocabulary, you’ll find yourself picking up...

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Join us for this second part of a five-part series on 100 of the core Arabic words and phrases that can help you start learning Arabic today!

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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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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Speak Arabic Like an Arab Mama or Baba

As he neared graduation, an Arab boy went to his father. “Baba, I’ve decided what I want to study,” the boy said.“What’s that, my son?” the father questioned.“I want to be an actor!” the boy exclaimed.The father answered with a laugh: “Oh, my boy, your pronouncing it wrong. It’s DOC-tor!” My father used to tell me that there’s a lot of truth in a joke and...

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Sorry doesn’t have to be the hardest word after reading this article on apologizing in Arabic

Hey, you’re human. You’re going to make mistakes. People are going to get hurt. It’s a part of life. But do you know what else is a part of life? Learning to say that you’re sorry for those mistakes. Apologizing is the first and most important step, not only in helping to fix the problem, but also helping or heal those you hurt. It shows...

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