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Common Greetings in Spoken Arabic (1) Posted by on Oct 9, 2020

Today, I have a short video clip from “Arab Idol”, an adapted version from the original show – American Idol. The clip comprises of short four conversation where each contestant كل متسابق introduces him/herself before the audition تجربة الأداء.  You can use this clip to practice and brush up on your spoken Arabic skills regarding…

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The Arabic Folk Tale “الطِّيرْ الأخْضَر” Part One Posted by on Oct 7, 2020

In this post, I thought we’d read the first part of a short Arabic folk tale of Palestinian origin called “الطِّيرْ الأخْضَر” meaning “The Green Bird”. It is about an زَوجة أب شَرّيرة evil stepmother and a boy who becomes a green bird. It is a tale of وَحْشِيّة cruelty, حُبّ love, and سِحْر magic…

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The five sense: exercises Posted by on Oct 2, 2020

Hello there مرحبا! Welcome to this post where we will practice our knowledge of the five senses الحواس الخمس in Arabic. We learnt about them in detail in the last post (click here to read the post).   🌟To refresh your memory, here are the five senses:   The sense of sight حاسة البصر The…

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