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 Language Instruction  | Children

CSP5173 My First Arabic Phrases $25.99
ISBN: 9781404875173 ISBN10: 1404875174.
Library Bound, 32 pp., Interest Level: K-3, Reading Level: 1-3.
Open the pages of these books and you'll soon be speaking another language! Colorful illustrations and simple labels make learning other languages fun. From the basics to cool phrases, these books will give you lots to talk about!
 
 Language Instruction  | Grammar

CAM7711 A Reference Grammar of Modern Standard Arabic $69.00
ISBN: 9780521777711 ISBN10: 0521777712.
Written by: Karin C Ryding.
Softcover, 734pp..
Clearly structured and systematically organized, this book is set to become the standard guide to the grammar of contemporary Arabic. Keeping technical terminology to a minimum, this comprehensive handbook provides a detailed yet accessible overview of Arabic wherein its phonology, morphology and syntax can be readily accessed. Accompanied by extensive examples, it will prove an invaluable practical guide for supporting students' textbooks, classroom work or self-study, and is a useful resource for scholars and professionals.
HIP1262 Basic Arabic Workbook: For Revision and Practice $29.95
ISBN: 9780781811262 ISBN10: 0781811260.
Written by: John Mace.
Softcover, 350pp..
This workbook is intended to give the both students and professionals a practical understanding of the Arabic language. The grammar is presented in a progressive, easy-to-follow manner. Each chapter centers on an important theme. Additionally, certain chapters provide basic vocabulary for a given subject: industry, town and country, politics, economy, information and more.
HIP1774 Arabic, Intermediate Workbook $29.95
ISBN: 9780781811774 ISBN10: 0781811775.
Written by: John Mace.
Softcover, 171pp..
This sequel to Basic Arabic Workbook shares a similar purpose and format with the introductory text and further explores word and sentence structure. The emphasis is on practical language usage in a working environment, and the vocabulary is expanded to 2,100 words in a variety of domains ranging from community to computing. Exercises with activities such as filling in forms, interpreting charts and statistics tables, writing letters and seeking and recording information are provided. Included are a variety of real-life forms, such as a visa application and banks forms, and articles from different sources, designed to enhance the student's language learning experience.
MGH6179 Harrap's Pocket Arabic Grammar and Script $10.95
ISBN: 9780071636179 ISBN10: 007163617X.
Softcover, 176 pp..
Harrap's Pocket Arabic Grammar & Script is a compact, easy-to-use guide to all areas of Arabic grammar. Featuring an attractive, easy-to-read two-color layout, and written in a clear, accessible way, this book clarifies Arabic grammar for every level of learning.
MGH6210 Easy Arabic Grammar $16.00
ISBN: 9780071462105 ISBN10: 0071462104.
Written by: Jane Wightwick.
Softcover, 160pp..
An exceptionally clear and accessible reference and workbook for anyone who wants to learn Arabic, Easy Arabic Grammar is both a handy grammar reference and a workbook for beginning to intermediate-level students of Arabic. Clear structural explanations and practice activities make it a perfect companion for formal language classes.
MGH9731 Practice Makes Perfect Arabic Pronouns and Prepositions $17.00
ISBN: 9780071759731 ISBN10: 0071759735.
Written by: Otared Haidar.
Softcover, 208 pp..
Master Arabic pronouns and prepositions quickly and easily with this valuable resource for advanced beginning to intermediate level Arabic learners. With clear explanations and all the tools you need, you will be able to successfully grasp Arabic pronoun and preposition usage, review and compare different types of pronouns and prepositions and build your language skills with hundreds of exercises. Included exercise topics are: Possessive pronouns, Subject pronouns, Demonstrative pronouns, Separate and inseparable pronouns and Prepositional phrases.
MZ5858 A New Arabic Grammar of the Written Language $50.00
ISBN: 9780853315858 ISBN10: 085331585X.
Written by: John A Haywood.
Softcover, 687pp..
Qur'an selections, fables, stories, newspaper extracts, letters, and excerpts from classical and modern Arabic writings are used to teach grammar. The book contains 52 chapters with a vocabulary of over 4,000 words and will serve as a basis for study of the language and its literature. At the same time it will help form a good foundation for those who wish to concentrate on the modern written language of literature and the daily press. This is above all a practical grammar and is meant for the beginner who is not familiar with the peculiarities of the Semetic languages, nevertheless, it is comprehensive enough for most students' needs in the first two or three years of study.
NOOBKQN Al Qisas Al Nahawi - Syntax Stories All 6 Books $64.95
These 6 volumes offer stories through which the middle school students will grasp a good application of grammar. Throughout the series underlined words call attention to the parts of grammar that are the focus of each book. Simple exercises follow each chapter for review and assessment. Following are the book contents: Book 1: Nouns Book 2: Verbs Book 3: Subjects and objects Book 4: Subject and predicate, inna wa kanna wa khawata, singular, dual and plurals Book 5: Verbal sentences, plurals- feminine, masculine and broken Book 6: Prepositions, adverbs of time and place, gender
 
 Language Instruction  | Oral Proficiency

MGH4580 Say It Right in Arabic $14.00
ISBN: 9780071544580 ISBN10: 0071544585.
The Fastest Way to Correct Pronunication, s/c, 176 pp.,.
Based on the revolutionary Easily Pronounced Language Systems (EPLS) approach, this clever guide gives you easy-to-read vowel symbols that, when combined with consonants, make pronunciation easy. You will learn how to use hundreds of Arabic words and phrases in everyday conversation. Also includes a quick reference to more than 500 word pronunciations in the Say It Right travel dictionary.
 
  Language Instruction  | Oral Proficiency  | Comics and Conversation


These witty uncaptioned cartoons provide an easy and fun method to stimulate conversation and improve the vocabulary levels of your students. Adaptable for any language at any level, these reproducible cartoons, designed by Sergio Aragon's, can be used for both oral and written exercises. Complete with a short English introduction and teachers suggestions, this book will prove itself invaluable!
JP002 More Comics and Conversation $16.95
ISBN: 9780943327068 ISBN10: 0943327067.
Written by: J Ashkenas.
Using humor to elicit conversation and develop vocabulary cartoons by Sergio Aragones.
Witty, uncaptioned cartoons provide an easy and entertaining method to stimulate class conversation and improve vocabulary. Adaptable for any language and any level, these 22 reproducible cartoons designed by Sergio Aragones, can be used for both oral and written exercises. An introduction in English and teachers suggestions complete this valuable work.
JP003 New Comics and Conversations $16.95
ISBN: 9780943327006 ISBN10: 0943327008.
These witty uncaptioned cartoons provide an easy and fun method to stimulate conversation and improve the vocabulary levels of your students. Adaptable for any language at any level, these reproducible cartoons, designed by Sergio Aragon's, can be used for both oral and written exercises. Complete with a short English introduction and teachers suggestions, this book will prove itself invaluable!
 
 Language Instruction  | Verbs

BA6221 501 Arabic Verbs: Fully Conjugated in All forms $19.99
ISBN: 9780764136221 ISBN10: 0764136224.
Written by: R Ph D Scheindlin.
Softcover, 720pp..
Barron's 501 Arabic Verbs is printed in Arabic script with exemplary sentences in English for each verb. To reflect correct Arabic style, the guide has been printed back cover to front and back page to front. Verbs are arranged alphabetically in a table format, one verb per page with English translation, and conjugated in all tenses and forms. The book's additional features include common idioms with example sentences to demonstrate verb usage and a grammar review.
HIP2290 Arabic Verbs $23.95
ISBN: 9780781812290 ISBN10: 0781812291.
Written by: John Mace.
Softcover, 276pp.
Arabic Verbs provides all the information your students need to correctly use verbs in Modern Standard Arabic. Perfect for Arabic students at any level, this easy-to-use book clearly explains the usage and formation of verbs. Divided into three parts, it includes: a complete explanation of the structure, use, and formation of verbs in all tenses, 155 complete conjugation tables showing all common verb patterns, plus words and phrases related to each verb, and an index of more than 1,200 verbs and the conjugation pattern they follow. This comprehensive reference book is a must-have for students of Arabic.
MGH8050 Arabic Verbs and Essentials of Grammar $16.00
ISBN: 9780071498050 ISBN10: 0071498052.
Written by: Jane Wightwick.
Softcover, 160pp..
A solid foundation of major verbal and grammatical concepts of the language, from pronouns to idioms and expressions and from irregular verbs to expressions of time is offered in this guide. Each unit is devoted to one topic, so students can find what they need right away and get focused guidance immediately. Concise explanations are supported by numerous examples to help master the different concepts. Arabic Verbs includes a Verb Index of the most common verbs, cross-referenced with the abundant verb tables appearing throughout the book. This book is an excellent introduction to the basics of Arabic as well as a thorough reference.
 
  Language Instruction  | Verbs  | Practice makes perfect


MGH6365 Arabic Verb Tenses $19.00
ISBN: 9780071756365 ISBN10: 0071756361.
Written by: J Wightwick.
Softcover, 304 pp..
Your students will find clear and concise explanations that pinpoint why specific tenses work in given situations as well as tons of examples and skill-building exercises. Combine those features and your students will have the ideal reference/workbook to learn to speak and write Arabic with fluency.
 
 Language Instruction  | Vocabulary

AUC9082 Modern Standard Arabic Vocab Clinic CD-ROM $49.95
ISBN: 9789774249082 ISBN10: 9774249089.
System requirements: Windows 98, XP.
Designed as a rich and flexible learning aid, each Vocab Clinic has an easy-to-use interface that enables you to rapidly build your comprehension, pronunciation, and use of MSA (the formal Arabic written and spoken throughout the contemporary Arab World) or ECA (the everyday spoken language of Egypt, also widely understood in other Arab countries). Perfect for any student of Modern Standard Arabic as a classroom companion or a stand-alone language tutor, each Vocab Clinic s smart language-learning features include:Vocab ClinicŪ CD-ROM, Bonus booklet: Modern Standard Arabic: Quick reference pronunciation card,Access to extended online learning resources, Printable grammar guide and drill sheets.
CAM1762 Using Arabic Synonyms $74.99
ISBN: 9780521001762 ISBN10: 0521001765.
Written by: Dilworth Parkinson.
Softcover, 704pp..
Designed for those with a basic competence in Arabic, this comprehensive synonyms guide aims to broaden and improve the learner's vocabulary by helping them find the right word for the right context. Presenting words of related meaning together, it provides a range of options which will help avoid repetition and improve style, enabling students to develop a deeper awareness of the subtle differences in meaning and usage of different words. Each entry is illustrated with authentic examples of the synonyms in use, showing their unique meanings and grammatical properties, and enabling students to quickly recognize them in real-life contexts. The book is complete with two clear indexes, in English and Arabic, enabling the reader to instantly and easily locate any word. An essential reference for students and language professionals seeking a clear, user-friendly guide to Arabic vocabulary and its usage.
MGH6155 Harrap's Pocket Arabic Vocabulary $12.95
ISBN: 9780071636155 ISBN10: 0071636153.
Softcover, 320 pp..
The ideal companion to your Arabic language studies, this essential guide includes more than 7,500 words, hundreds of sample sentences that demonstrate usage and advise on common errors and difficult grammar points.
MGH6396 Arabic Vocabulary $16.00
ISBN: 9780071756396 ISBN10: 0071756396.
Written by: Mahmoud Gaafar, Jane Wightwick.
MGH8762 Build Your Arabic Vocabulary & CD $26.00
ISBN: 9780071742931 ISBN10: 007174293X.
Written by: Haroon Shirwani.
2nd Edition, s/c, 144 pp..
This second edition includes a 70-minute audio CD with Arabic pronunciations for the Core Vocabulary, as well as hundreds of bilingual flash cards to help you remember your new Arabic vocabulary, modern examples of how the language is used and fun and engaging exercises and activities to reinforce what you have learned. Your growing vocabulary will give you the confidence to communicate effectively in a short time.
SLS1310 Tales from Kalila Wa Dimna: For Students of Arabic $59.95
ISBN: 9780415639972 ISBN10: 0415639972.
Written by: Munther A Younes.
Book and 3 CDs.
Kalila wa Dimna, a well-known Arabic literary classic, on which the present volume is based, is an eighth-century translation of a collection of fables about people and animals that has long been enjoyed by Arab children and adults. In this illustrated rendition, Younes retells these fables in simplified language for intermediate and advanced students of Arabic. Each story is accompanied by an illustration and a set of activities geared towards enhancing the student's reading and listening comprehension, as well as the individual's speaking and writing skills.
TUT7279 Arabic in a Flash $24.95
ISBN: 9780804837279 ISBN10: 0804837279.
Written by: F Mansouri.
This is an excellent new language learning resource for beginning students of Arabic. The unique set of flash cards enables learners to acquire basic Arabic words and their derivatives in an easy-to-use manner at whatever pace the learner prefers. Each card has Arabic script on one side, with romanticized forms and English meanings/derivatives given on the other. Also included is a 32-page reference book with three indexes (an Arabic-English, Arabic, and romanized Arabic listing), as well as useful notes on pronunciation and grammar. Featuring a convenient, portable size and the 2,240 most common verbs, nouns and adjectives likely to be used in everyday conversations, this is the perfect learning tool for anyone interested in Arabic.
 
 Language Instruction  | Writing Skills

AUC3547 The Connectors in Modern Standard Arabic $24.95
ISBN: 9789774243547 ISBN10: 9774243544.
Written by: N Naili Al-Warraki, A Taher Hassanein.
Softcover, 210pp.
This unique textbook concentrates on the connectors (those articles, phrases, or idioms which join words, phrases, clauses, or sentences) in a functional setting with the aim of developing and improving the writing skills of intermediate and advanced students. Each lesson begins with a presentation of the structures, including a sample text and sample sentences, which are followed by a graded series of exercises. The book contains twenty-seven lessons, including five review lessons, and a sample test at the end.
AUC4728 Arabic Writing for Style al-Kitaba wa-l-uslub $19.95
ISBN: 9789774244728 ISBN10: 9774244729.
Written by: Waheed.
Softcover, 156pp..
This book approaches Arabic writing and composition by looking at the vocabulary, grammar, and transformations, which together comprise style. Assuming that different areas of writing require different styles, it presents examples of such areas (expressing time, instructions, physical descriptions, and so on), and for each example the relevant stylistic elements?vocabulary, grammar, and transformations?are outlined. The book, entirely in Arabic, is clear and logical, and is aimed at intermediate to advanced levels.
HIP1011 Arabic Grammar Of the Written Language $22.50
ISBN: 9780870521010 ISBN10: 0870521012.
Written by: G W Thatcher.
Softcover, 560pp,.
A very useful grammar guide which will prove to be the ideal resource for the beginning student of Arabic. It includes: an introduction to the Arabic alphabet, 49 short lessons featuring lucid grammar explanations reinforced by readings and exercises, a supplement of excerpts from modern novels, journals and correspondence, English-Arabic and Arabic-English vocabularies, and indexes in both Arabic and English.
LYL4306 The Arabic Alphabet: How to Read & Write It $10.95
ISBN: 9780818404306 ISBN10: 0818404302.
Written by: Nicholas Awde.
Softcover, 95pp..
Anyone who wishes to learn the language faces an appalling initial challenge: the alphabet. This book proceeds through all the letters of the Arabic alphabet, showing the sounds they stand for and how they are combined into words. Nothing essential is left out, and no unnecessary complications added. Readers will make rapid progress and will be surprised at the relative ease with which they master the first steps towards command of this increasingly important world language.
MGH2099 Easy Arabic Script $15.00
ISBN: 9780071462099 ISBN10: 0071462090.
Written by: Jane Wightwick.
Softcover, 160pp..
An exceptionally clear and accessible reference and workbook for students of Arabic. Whether they are a complete beginner or just want to sharpen their writing skills, they will learn quickly from Easy Arabic Script. Clear explanations and graphics, along with exercises and activities will help them develop fluency in both reading and writing Arabic.

 

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