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اليوم العالمي للغة العربية World Arabic Language Day

UNESCO has declared 18 December World Arabic Language Day. What will your school do to celebrate? The following Arabic text is from the UNESCO website. There are some questions below. اعتمد اليونسكو يوم 18 كانون الأول/ديسمبر يوما عالميا للغة العربية … Continue reading

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The Arab Spring

2011 was an amazing time of revolution, protest and civil unrest. Here are some useful links and resources for students of Arabic and Arab world studies on this historic period and cultural phenomenon. Please note this list is in progress. … Continue reading

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Syria – resources

Videos & audio * People & Power – Syria: Songs of Defiance Al-Jazeera documentary on Syria. 25 mins (in English, Syrian Arabic parts subtitled) * Syria: The horror of Homs, a city at war A French photojournalist, Mani, reveals graphic images … Continue reading

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