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قطع السكر Cutting Sugar Part One Posted by on Dec 1, 2021

In this post, I thought we’d talk about “sugar” السُّكَر, types of sugar أنواع السكر, and why we’ve been told it is healthy to quit “added sugar” السكر المضاف. I personally have been trying to cut sugar قطع السكر for the past few months. I was sugar free for a month, but then I visited…

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What’s at the Arabic Bakery? Posted by on Jul 24, 2019

You’ve probably tried pita bread خُبْز before but having fresh طازَج baked pita bread from your local bakery مَخبَز مَحلي is something else. Living in Jordan, I had gotten used to walking to the bakery and getting fresh bread, pastries, and sweets at any time. Now, living in the US, buying bread from a regular…

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Describe Your House in Arabic Part I Posted by on Jun 5, 2019

In this post, we’ll be looking at Arabic vocabulary for different rooms in a house/apartment and practice how we can describe the basic characteristics صِفات of a house. 🏡 In the picture below I have drawn a house with the names of the rooms in Arabic to help you remember. Of course, you can add…

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Grabbing a Taxi/Uber in Jordan Posted by on Feb 27, 2019

A taxi

In this post, we’ll talk about some key words and phrases to use when grabbing a taxi or Uber in Jordan. First, why take a cab when you can use Uber or the Arab world alternative “Careem” “كريم”? Well, Uber and Careem have not been welcomed by the existing Jordanian taxi industry or government. Here…

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Learn Arabic vocabulary for 30 mins Posted by on Mar 31, 2017

Today, I present a nice video I found on YouTube which I will use with my daughter over the weekend. I like the video so much because it is very useful and easy at the same time. It is a list of words in Modern Standard Arabic which are related to everyday life and which…

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Body Parts in Arabic Posted by on Dec 9, 2016

In this post, you can learn body parts through a video which highlights the body part and repeats its name. السلام عليكم اليوم سوف نتعلم أجزاء جسم الإنسان باللغة العربية هل أنت مستعد؟ هيا نبدأ  قدم ساق يد ذراع بطن صدر كتف رقبة رأس وجه  فم أنف عين أذن شعر العب معنا الآن أين هي…

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Roast Lamb Leg with potatoes Posted by on Sep 12, 2016

Happy Eid! Usually in Eid Al-Adha we have a lot of meat. Last year, I cooked fatta in the first day of the Eid, and I shared the recipe with you! Today, I am cooking a lamb leg in the oven. I follow the recipe in Daisy’s Kitchen! I have tried it before and it…

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