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Archive for November, 2018

!تفضل Tafaddal! Posted by on Nov 28, 2018

Offering Arabic coffee

Oh, the many uses of “تفضل”. If you’ve been to any Arab country, watched any Arabic shows, visited an Arab friend, you’ve most likely heard this word being used over and over again. So, what does “تفضل” mean, what is it derived from, and pragmatically speaking, how is it used appropriately and in what contexts?…

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MarHaba from the newest Arabic Blogger Posted by on Nov 21, 2018

Beginner's Arabic notebook

مرحباً!  My name is Yasmine and I will be posting about Arabic language and culture here on the Arabic Language Blog! I thought I’d share with you my background خلفيتي in learning Arabic and experiencing the Arab culture. Moving to Jordan! I was born in the United Sates to an American mother and Jordanian father…

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