Arabic For Expats: A Complete Beginners Guide
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Arabic For Expats: A Complete Beginners Guide

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4.5 (25 ratings)
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723 students enrolled
Last updated 11/2015
Price: $59.99
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This course includes
  • 4.5 hours on-demand video
  • 27 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Arabic lessons for beginners
  • Learn Arabic in english letters
  • Setup Arabic keyboard letters
  • Identify Arabic language history
  • Reading Arabic for beginners
  • Better Arabic reading using diacritics
  • Learn how to speak Arabic
  • Learn Arabic alphabets
  • Practice Arabic pronunciation
  • Learn Arabic numbers
  • Learn Arabic vocabulary
  • Use pronouns and verbs
  • Apply commonly used verbs
  • Use interrogation to form questions
  • Learn Arabic phrases
  • Identify and read time & date
  • Practice common daily used phrases
  • PC/Laptop/Tablet Device
  • Headset
  • PDF Reader
  • Cup of coffee

Update 14 Feb 2016: Highest rated Arabic course on Udemy.

Is this your first time to learn Arabic?

Did you tried before but found it hard to learn and lost interest?

Did you find it hard communicating with other Arab people because of language barrier?

We understand your feelings and we are here to make your life easy!!!

We are providing you this high quality course contains the basics you need to know along with phonetics pronunciation along the way performed by native Arabic speakers.

Course Highlights:

  • High quality course provides all basics to non-Arabic individuals
  • 29 lectures contain HD quality videos total 4+ hours of learning
  • PDF material include Power Point lectures plus additional material
  • End of chapter quizzes contribute to approximately 5+ hours of practice
  • Tutor availability to assist you all the way to complement your learning experience
  • Phonetics guide included in the whole course material

Course Content:

  • Language introduction
  • Arabic alphabets
  • Diacritics
  • Pronouns
  • Interrogative pronouns
  • Verbs
  • Numbers
  • Date and time
  • Emotions and feelings
  • Common phrases

Course Prerequisites:

  • NO previous experience required
  • Willingness to learn a new language

Acquired Benefits:

  • Ability to introduce yourself in Arabic
  • Ability to build basic Arabic questions and sentences
  • Ability to read, write and interact using Arabic language
  • Acquire rich vocabulary as Arabic starter learner beneficial to your needs
Who this course is for:
  • Anyone interested in the language and welling to learn it
  • Professionals/business people who are intending to build business relationships in Arab world
  • Individuals seeking career advancement in Arab countries
  • Professionals seeking higher salary pay using bilingual skills
Course content
Expand all 29 lectures 04:28:47
+ Introduction - مقدمه
3 lectures 11:02

Introduction to Arabic for expats course

Brief Overview

Quick introduction about Arabic language and its history

Preview 06:19

How to setup Arabic keyboard on your PC (How To Guide)

Arabic Keyboard Setup
12 pages

Quiz time: 15 minutes

5 questions
+ Alphabets - الحروف الأبجديه
6 lectures 01:22:24

Introduction to Arabic alphabets and how they are used to structure the language

Preview 03:27

Letters - أ, ب, ت, ث, ج, ح, خ

Alphabets - Lesson 1

Letters - د, ذ, ر, ز, س, ش, ص

Alphabets - Lesson 2

Letters - ض, ط, ظ, ع, غ, ف, ق

Alphabets - Lesson 3

Letters - ك, ل, م, ن, ه, و, ي

Alphabets - Lesson 4

Examples provided to provide deeper understanding of how words are structured in Arabic language


Quiz time: 25 minutes

10 questions
+ Diacritics - التشكيل
2 lectures 34:34

Tashkīl (diacritics) in Arabic that will make it easier reading Arabic language

Tashkīl Introduction

More diacritics (Shaddah & Tanwīn) which will extend your understanding of language reading and writing

Shaddah & Tanwīn

Quiz time: 45 minutes

Arabic Diacritics
19 questions
+ Pronouns - الضمائر
2 lectures 22:40

Understanding pronouns enables you to build basic Arabic phrases

How To Use Pronouns

Examples on using pronouns in handy Arabic phrases

Pronouns Examples

Quiz time: 45 minutes

14 questions
+ Interrogative Pronouns - أسماء الإستفهام
1 lecture 19:40

Know Arabic interrogation and learn different ways to ask questions

Interrogative Pronouns

Quiz time: 20 minutes

Interrogative Pronouns
9 questions
+ Verbs - الأفعال
2 lectures 19:28

Give the language its soul using verbs and understand how verbs take different forms when used with masculine and feminine


List of common verbs and how to use them (additional verbs)

Useful Arabic Verbs - List
2 pages

Quiz time: 50 minutes

25 questions
+ Numbers - الأعداد
6 lectures 33:44

Introduction to using numbers in Arabic. How to read and write

Preview 03:48

Learn single-digit numbers from Zero to Nine

Number 0-9

Know the numbers from Ten to Nineteen

Numbers 10-19

Learn 10 multiples. Numbers from 20 to 90

Numbers 20-90

Understand 100+ numbers

Numbers 100 & 1000

Learn ordinal numbers used to tell position like First, Second, Third... etc

Ordinal Numbers

Quiz time: 35 minutes

20 questions
+ Date and Time - الوقت والتاريخ
5 lectures 15:47

Introduction to time and date and usage of Arabic calendar


Reading and understanding time is essential, learn how to do it


Learn week days in Arabic language


How months of Gregorian calendar are written and pronounced in Arabic language

Preview 01:44

Learn to say the four seasons of the year


Quiz time: 40 minutes

Date & Time
19 questions
+ Emotions & Feelings - العواطف والمشاعر
1 lecture 02:59

Learn to express your emotions and understand how other people feel

Emotions & Feelings

Quiz Time: 15 Minutes

Emotions & Feelings
8 questions
+ Common Phrases - عبارات شائعه
1 lecture 12:31

Phrases taught in this section will touch variety of situations you may encounter in your daily life. Learn how to greet someone, communicate with basic Arabic phrases, ask for help and more

Common Phrases