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Arab Etiquette, Arabic (MSA)

Arab Etiquette

The great works of the Arabic World await you. Read the famous plays of Tawfiq al-Hakim, the poetry of Jamil Sidqi al-Zahawi, or simply catch up on the day’s news in the local newspaper. As the official language across 27 states and throughout parts of the Middle East and Africa, this literary standard invites you to engage with intellectual works and important texts across time and space. Travel the Middle East and discover the magic among these ancient and modern lands.

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Arab Etiquette

Click a topic below to see the grammar goals and conversational goals for each chapter.

  • Welcome to Our New House!

    Arab Etiquette

    Welcome to Our New House!

    • Describe a House
    • Follow the Arab Etiquette When Visiting Someone's House
    • Respond with the Appropriate "Thank you"
    • Talk About Food
    • Welcome Someone to Your House
    • Be Introduced to Verb - Subject Agreement
    • Learn About Noun - Adjective Agreement and Order
    • Start Using Cases
    • Use Possessive Suffixes
    • Use the Vocative with يا