By Munther Younes,Makda Weatherspoon,Maha Saliba Foster

ISBN-10: 0415516935

ISBN-13: 9780415516938

‘Arabiyyat al-Naas (Part One) deals a groundbreaking creation to Arabic because it is written and spoken via local audio system. It combines a revolutionary and rigorous grounding in sleek commonplace Arabic (MSA) – the shape hired for interpreting, writing and formal talking – with an leading edge integration of the spoken Levantine type utilized in daily events in Syria, Lebanon, Jordan and Palestine. Introducing the 2 at the same time ‘Arabiyyat al Naas (Part One) makes use of each one in its right context: Levantine for conversations and MSA for studying and writing actions. during this approach, the path successfully prepares scholars for the sensible realities of studying and "living" Arabic today.

Features include:

  • 21 theme-based devices masking all of the center subject matters anticipated in a first-year Arabic direction, comparable to nations, outfits, colours, relations and professions

  • a vast variety of stimulating actions and workouts fostering energetic engagement with the path and the advance of comprehension and conversation skills

  • comprehensively covers the five Cs: conversation, tradition, connections, comparisons and communities

  • a loose DVD filmed on position in Jordan, featuring over forty movies and incorporating a large choice of pleasing and lifelike scenarios

  • a loose better half web site ( supplying a wealth of extra teacher and pupil assets, together with a teacher’s advisor, an advent to the letters and sounds of Arabic (with audiovisual reduction and writing demonstrations), audio recordings of songs and listening passages, movies, pattern assessments, a solution key and language games

  • clear reasons of grammatical constructions and ideas as they ensue within the interpreting and listening fabrics to inspire revolutionary studying and energetic interplay with the text

  • a undemanding and colourful complete color textual content layout, richly illustrated all through with over two hundred illustrations and photographs

  • songs with easy lyrics tied to the topics of the path to aid boost vocabulary acquisition and figuring out of uncomplicated grammatical structures.

Written by means of a dynamic writer crew and verified over a few years at Cornell collage, ‘Arabiyyat al-Naas (Part One) should be a vital source for college kids starting to research Arabic. whereas basically designed for lecture room use, the accessibility of the direction and web site additionally renders it hugely compatible for self sustaining study.

This quantity is the 1st in an exhilarating three-part sequence of Arabic textbooks which jointly offer an entire three-year undergraduate language program.

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