LEARNING A FOREIGN LANGUAGE
Waheed Samy and Leila Samy
Basic Arabic: A Grammar and Workbook
Basic Arabic: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar with related exercises in a single volume.
This book presents 51 units, covering the key grammar points which students would expect to encounter in their first year of learning Arabic. Examples and exercises are provided throughout, allowing students to reinforce and consolidate their learning.
Key features include:
Clear, accessible format
Many useful language examples
Jargon-free explanations of grammar
Abundant exercises with full answer key
Clearly presented and user-friendly, Basic Arabic is an ideal grammar reference and practice resource for both beginners and students with some knowledge of the language. It is suitable for both class use and independent study.
Mahmoud Gaafar and Jane Wightwick
Practice Makes Perfect Arabic Vocabulary: With 145 Exercises
Go beyond Marhaba and add thousands of words and expressions to your Arabic vocabulary
To communicate comfortably in Arabic, you need easy access to a variety of words and expressions. In Practice Makes Perfect: Arabic Vocabulary you get the tools you need to expand your lexicon and sharpen your speaking and writing skills. And how do you do this? PRACTICE, PRACTICE, PRACTICE!
Each chapter of this comprehensive book focuses on a theme, such as family, food, or travel, so you can build your language skills in a systematic manner. As you lay the foundation for a burgeoning vocabulary, you will be able to weave your way in and out of English and Arabic to gain the confidence you need to communicate with ease.
Practice Makes Perfect: Arabic Vocabulary offers you:
Thousands of new words and expressions
More than 250 fun exercises
Handy cultural and social tips and an insight into Arab life
An answer key to gauge your comprehension
With help from this book, you can easily communicate in Arabic about:
Education, careers, and skills * Vacations and adventures * Culture, society, and traditions * Cooking and recipes * Your neighborhood and home * Your family and friends * Environmental issues * Crime, justice, and politics . . . and much more
Jane Wightwick, Mahmoud Gaafar
Practice Makes Perfect: Arabic Verb Tenses
Practice your way to Arabic fluency
Practice Makes Perfect: Arabic Verb Tenses goes beyond other verb books to coach you in when and why verb tenses are used. You will find clear and concise explanations that pinpoint why specific tenses work in given situations as well as tons of engaging examples and numerous skill-building exercises. Combine those features with the renowned Practice Makes Perfect format and you have the ideal reference/workbook to learn to speak and write Arabic with fluency.
Inside you’ll find:
Example sentences that illustrate and clarify each grammatical point
A variety of exercises for practice with an answer key for instant feedback and reference
Practical and high-frequency vocabulary used throughout
Practice Makes Perfect: Arabic Pronouns and Prepositions
Master Arabic pronouns and prepositions quickly and easily
The only way to build your skills in a second language is to practice, practice, practice. Following the successful Practice Makes Perfect approach, this book gives you clear explanations and all the tools you need to learn Arabic pronouns and prepositions. A valuable resource for advanced beginning– to intermediate-level Arabic learners, Practice Makes Perfect: Arabic Pronouns and Prepositions enables you to:
Successfully grasp Arabic pronoun and preposition usage
Review and compare different types of pronouns and prepositions
Build your language skills with hundreds of exercises
With the help of many everyday examples, this book takes the mystery out of pronouns and prepositions and gets you on your way to communicating in Arabic with confidence!
Master these key topics and boost your Arabic language skills:
Possessive pronouns * Subject pronouns * Demonstrative pronouns * Separate and inseparable pronouns * Prepositional phrases
Arabic for Beginners
Now completely revised and updated, this popular guide to the Arabic language has been a valuable resource for students for many years. In Arabic and Roman script, the book includes a guide to writing in Arabic, model sentences and vocabulary, explanations of irregular forms, and illustrations from the prose and poetry of eminent Arabic writers.