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Arabic Character Writing For Dummies

Published 11-05-2019

<p><b>Learn to write in Arabic</b></p> <p>In Arabic, there are different levels of language. The written language, which is studied in this book, is literary Arabic, sometimes also called classical Arabic or even modern or standard Arabic. It is the language of the Quran, classical poetry, literature and the media. The Arabic plume consists of 28 consonants and three long vowels. Each consonant is accompanied by a vowel which is placed above or below the consonant.</p> <p>Arabic speakers are in great demand in the United States, due to the country's political commitments to the Middle East, but only 25 percent of non-native speakers know the language in enough detail to function as translators, interpreters, analysts, or field agents.&nbsp;<i>Arabic Character Writing For Dummies</i> helps you write this language clearly and correctly.</p> <ul> <li>Learn to write the Arabic alphabet</li> <li>Find free instructional videos, flashcards, and printable writing pages online</li> <li>Build upon your mastery of the language</li> <li>Get ahead at work or in your personal life</li> </ul> <p><i>Arabic Character Writing For Dummies</i> is designed for beginners, students, and lifelong learners wishing to write in Arabic.</p>

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Arabic For Dummies

Published 10-09-2018

<p><b>Start reading and speaking Arabic</b></p> <p><i>Arabic For Dummies </i>helps readers start speaking Modern Standard Arabic in no time. Whether you&rsquo;re a student, traveler, or work in business or government, you&rsquo;ll find this title to be packed with practical lessons, cultural facts, and handy references.</p> <p>Inside, you&rsquo;ll find guidance on basic grammar, as well as the necessary vocabulary to make introductions and greetings, use proper etiquette, make small talk, make transportation arrangements, order food and beverages, ask directions, deal with money, shop, access recreation, and handle an emergency.</p> <ul> <li>Features new and revised content</li> <li>Offers a revamped, user-friendly design to both pedagogy and organization</li> <li>Includes expanded coverage of grammar, verb conjugations, and pronunciations</li> <li>Get free access to conversational audio tracks online</li> </ul> <p>If you want to start speaking Arabic, this go-to book is packed with practical instruction, cultural facts, and handy references you won&rsquo;t want to be without!</p>

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Arabic Phrases For Dummies

Published 03-09-2009

<div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; font-family: 'Segoe UI', 'Segoe UI Web', Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;"> <div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr;"> <p><b>A portable guide to help you&nbsp;quickly&nbsp;learn common&nbsp;phrases&nbsp;in&nbsp;Modern Standard&nbsp;Arabic&nbsp;</b></p> </div> <div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr;"> <p>Today, Arabic is spoken&nbsp;throughout the Middle East, from Morocco to Iraq.&nbsp;The language of the Koran and Islam,&nbsp;Arabic&nbsp;is&nbsp;also&nbsp;studied by&nbsp;more than one billion people&nbsp;for religious reasons. This practical guide offers help on basic Arabic words and phrases and eases communication with Arabic speakers.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> </div> <div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr;"> <p>Written as a companion to&nbsp;Arabic&nbsp;For&nbsp;Dummies,&nbsp;Arabic Phrases&nbsp;For&nbsp;Dummies&nbsp;provides readers with the tools to converse with others in Modern Standard Arabic&nbsp;(MSA)&nbsp;on a basic level.&nbsp;The most&nbsp;widely used and understood form of Arabic in&nbsp;the world,&nbsp;MSA&nbsp;is&nbsp;used in schools, news&nbsp;broadcasts, and other formal settings.&nbsp;If you want to brush up on your Arabic language skills or have&nbsp;little&nbsp;to&nbsp;no&nbsp;experience with&nbsp;the language,&nbsp;this book can help you quickly learn&nbsp;everyday&nbsp;expressions&nbsp;so you can communicate&nbsp;basic information in Arabic.&nbsp;</p> </div> <div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr;"> <p>Although&nbsp;Arabic Phrases&nbsp;For&nbsp;Dummies&nbsp;focuses on MSA,&nbsp;this&nbsp;concise&nbsp;book&nbsp;includes examples from regional dialects,&nbsp;the most informal type of Arabic.&nbsp;You&rsquo;ll&nbsp;have&nbsp;many&nbsp;opportunities to practice&nbsp;Arabic language&nbsp;skills&nbsp;in various scenarios:&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> </div> <div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; position: relative;"> <ul style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; font-family: verdana;"> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr; display: block; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline;"> <p>Counting&nbsp;days and money&nbsp;</p> </li> </ul> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; font-family: 'Segoe UI', 'Segoe UI Web', Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;"> <div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; position: relative;"> <ul style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; font-family: verdana;"> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr; display: block; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline;"> <p>Telling the time&nbsp;</p> </li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr; display: block; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline;"> <p>Introducing yourself and making&nbsp;small talk&nbsp;</p> </li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr; display: block; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline;"> <p>Ordering&nbsp;meals and&nbsp;shopping&nbsp;</p> </li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr; display: block; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline;"> <p>Engaging in&nbsp;leisure&nbsp;or&nbsp;work activities&nbsp;</p> </li> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr; display: block; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline;"> <p>Finding&nbsp;transportation and lodging&nbsp;</p> </li> </ul> </div> </div> <div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; font-family: 'Segoe UI', 'Segoe UI Web', Arial, Verdana, sans-serif; font-size: 12px;"> <div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; position: relative;"> <ul style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; font-family: verdana;"> <li style="margin: 0px 0px 0px 24px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr; display: block; font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, Calibri_MSFontService, sans-serif; vertical-align: baseline;"> <p>Taking&nbsp;care&nbsp;of&nbsp;emergencies&nbsp;</p> </li> </ul> </div> <div style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; user-select: text; -webkit-user-drag: none; -webkit-tap-highlight-color: transparent; overflow: visible; cursor: text; clear: both; position: relative; direction: ltr;"> <p>Additionally,&nbsp;the book has&nbsp;plenty of&nbsp;real-world phrases&nbsp;to illustrate grammatical concepts, and&nbsp;a&nbsp;chapter on proverbs&nbsp;to emphasize the poetic nature&nbsp;of Arabic.&nbsp;To start speaking conversational&nbsp;Arabic,&nbsp;get your copy today.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div>

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