Listening Comprehension – Eid Al-Adha Posted by aziza on Sep 27, 2015 in Arabic Language, Culture, Pronunciation, Vocabulary
In this post, I present a listening comprehension exercise about the celebration of Eid Al-Adha (عيد الأضحى) in Turkey and France. The Arabic questions are based on the first half of the report on the celebration in Turkey, and the English questions based on the second half of the report on the celebration in France. Useful vocabulary is available at the end of the post.
Answer the following questions in Arabic:
1- بم يمتاز المسلمون الأتراك؟
2- كيف يبدأ المسلمون أول أيام عيد الأضحى؟
3- متى يزور الأتراك المقابر ولماذا؟
Answer the following questions in English:
1- How many Muslims are there in France?
2- Where do Muslims celebrate the Eid in France?
3- Why do Muslims in France receive their sacrifices one day after the slaughter?
يمتاز بـ = characterised by
الشعائر الدينية = religious sermons
يحرصون على = keen on
زيارة = visit
المقابر = graves
باحات = halls
حدائق = gardens
أضاحي = sacrifices
استلام = receive
نحر = slaughter
قوانين = laws
الحلويات = desserts
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