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Elementary Arabic: Home
This guide will refer you to library resources relevant for Arabic language.
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This search displays, by title, the library's holdings for over 94,000 periodicals, including scholarly journals, popular magazines, and newspapers (such as Science, Time, and The Wall Street Journal).
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For beginner to intermediate students of the Arabic language. A great way to learn Arabic and provide insight into understanding Arab culture, history, and language. Contains 66 stories that present the vocabulary and grammar used every day in Arabic-speaking countries.
Over 1500 practical sentences for everyday use. A glossary of over 200 terms and expressions. Extensive information about Arabic grammar and pronunciation. Latest Arabic vocabulary and Arabic phrases for smartphones, social media and more.
This book is designed to help learners of Arabic at all levels develop and refine their writing skills, focusing on the structure of Arabic sentences and paragraphs, and the cohesive links between them.
The collection features stories in both English and Arabic, prefaced by a brief author biography plus notes on context and background. Each story is followed by a glossary and discussion of problematic language points.
Books & eBooks: History and Usage of the Arabic Language
Covering all aspects of the history of Arabic, the Arabic linguistic tradition, Arabic dialects, sociolinguistics and Arabic as a world language, this introductory guide is perfect for students of Arabic.
This state-of-the-art volume presents the most recent research in Arabic linguistics from a theoretical point of view, including computational linguistics, syntax, semantics, and historical linguistics.
Please contact me if you have any questions about library resources!
Having taken Arabic as an undergraduate and traveled several times to the Middle East, I am especially excited to assist you.
Reference & Online Instruction Librarian
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