Overview

  • Type of Activity: Translation from and to Arabic-English
  • Skill Level: Beginners, Intermediate & Advanced
  • Language: Modern Standard Arabic
  • Written & Developed by: Mourad Diouri, U. of Edinburgh

Activities INDEX

  • Beginners Arabic
  • Intermediate Arabic
  • Advanced Arabic
  • Beginners Arabic

    Arabic Script

    • Mistranslated & Unintentionally Humorous Arabic Signs!

    Miscellaneous Themes

    • Talking about my Family
    • Introducing Myself and My Residence
    • Talking about my Residence
    • Talking about my Experience of Studying Arabic
    • Talking About Yesterday
    • Talking about the Future
    • Arabic Colours in Real Context
    • Describing Colours in Arabic
    • Talking about the Weather

    Grammar Revision

    • Describing Things: Using Arabic Adjectives
    • Arabic Adjectives (5): Adjectival Gender Agreement 
    • Arabic Adjectives (4): Describing Non-Human Plurals
  • Intermediate Arabic

    Grammar Revision

    • T#37 – Arabic Question Nouns w/ Prepositions [Translation Activity]
    • T#38 – Arabic Question Nouns 8 [Translation Activity]
    • T#47 – Review of LAAZIM, MUMKIN & BIDDDI [Translation Activity] (Spoken Arabic)
    • T#49 – Review of Negation of Verbs (Present/Past)
    • T#50 – Review of Adverbs of Frequency [Translation Activity]
    • Idafa Phrases (w/ feminine endings ة/ ـة) [Reading & Translation Practice]
    • Idafa Phrases (w/ feminine endings ة/ ـة + Adjective) [Reading & Translation Practice]
    • Using the Accusative Form
    • Adjectival Gender Agreement: Describing People & Things
    • Arabic Gender Reversal (Numbers)
    • Nominal vs. Verbal Phrases
    • Using the Demonstrative in Arabic
    • Using the Human Sound Plural Form
    • My Old/New/Big/Small
    • Using Adverbs in Arabic (with Adjectives vs. Verbs)

    Miscellaneous Themes

    1. Talking about Education
    2. Talking about Law & Crime
    3. Talking about Tourism & The Image of the Arab World
    4. Talking about Organising Events
    5. Talking about Religion
    6. Talking about Economics & Trade
    7. Talking about Arts & Media
    8. Talking about Politics & Military Affairs
    9. Talking about Human Rights

    Real Life Arabic

    • T#60 – Real Life Arabic #01: Learning & Education
    • T#61 – Real Life Arabic #02: Law & Order
    • T#62 – Real Life Arabic #03: Travel & Tourism
    • T#63 – Real Life Arabic #04: Organising Events
    • T#65 – Real Life Arabic #06: Economics & Business
    • T#66 – Real Life Arabic #07: Arts & Music
    • T#68 – Real Life Arabic #09: Human Rights
  • Advanced Arabic

    Advanced Arabic D

    • Living and Studying in the Arab World
    • The Arabic Language
    • The Arab Spring & Social Media

    Advanced Arabic E

    • Festivals & Celebrations in the Arab World
    • Islam and Politics
    • Human Rights & Refugees
    • The Palestinian Issue
    • Arabic Poetry
    • Sports in the Arab World
    • Religion & Society
    • Immigration & Diaspora
    • Human Rights & Refugees