al-Kitab al-asasi: fi ta'lim al-lugha al-'arabiya li-ghayr al-natiqin biha. Volume 1 available in Paperback
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- American University in Cairo Press, The
This three-part course in Modern Standard Arabic for non-native speakers approaches the language through a series of themed topicsdaily life in the Arab world, politics and governance, literature and the arts, science and medicine, astronomyconcentrates principally on listening and speaking skills. In each section, vocabulary is built up as various linguistic structures and strategies are introduced and practiced in a clear introduction to Arabic grammar. A CD accompanies Volume 1, and a supplementary dictionary, al-Mu‘jam al-musa‘id, gives a complete key to the vocabulary of all three books in four languages: English, French, German, and Spanish. Comprehensive and easily digestible, varied and informative, these books make an ideal basis for a classroom-based course in Arabic anywhere in the world.
|Publisher:||American University in Cairo Press, The|
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||6.60(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
El-Said Badawi was professor of Arabic at the Arabic Language Institute of the American University in Cairo, and the co-editor of A Dictionary of Egyptian Arabic.