- Duration: 45 Hours
“Yalla ndardish” is an advanced Urban Arabic course that prepares students for reading and writing in Formal Arabic (MSA). It works on expanding the student's knowledge of the shared aspects of formal and informal Arabic based on the Urban Arabic framework. Learning the shared vocabulary and idioms enables the student to speak, and begin reading and writing, as an Educated Arab.
- Conversation and vocabulary are the tools used in this book. Grammar is based on Urban Arabic Books 1-3, and is not explicit explanations are not emphasized in this book.
- The topics covered in this class are: Politics, Terrorism, Marriage, Technology, Addiction, Social Taboo, Development etc. Materials are written in informal Arabic and formal Arabic.
- This book prepares learners to take Advanced Topics such as Media, Movie and Translation classes.
About Saifi Institute for Arabic Language
Saifi Institute for Arabic Language was created to fill a gap in Arabic instruction left by formal (Modern Standard) Arabic cTheirses and curriculum: the need to understand and communicate in the spoken form of Arabic most commonly used by Arabs in their homes, businesses and amongst friends. Saifi Institute's Urban Arabic curriculum is the culmination of this effort, based on the input of thousands of students and years of hard work. It focuses on the Arabic Lebanese (and Syrians, and Palestinians) use in daily life. Whether ordering food, negotiating prices, reading the news or hosting business meetings, Their curriculum will teach you what you need to know to communicate effectively.See all Saifi Institute for Arabic Language courses