40 Excellent Arabic Listening Resources In All Dialects

Arabic Listening Comprehension

I often say that the hardest part about learning a language like Arabic is not the speaking. Speaking can be picked up pretty quickly believe it or not (made even easier by amazing sites like italki that connect you with Arabic speakers). The hardest part about Arabic is actually learning to listen – training your ears… [Read More]

Update: Levantine and Iraqi Arabic Mission in Jordan

Jordanian Arabic

Greetings from Amman, Jordan! يعطيك العافية We’ve been here this week working on some great new content for TalkInArabic.com in various dialects (mainly Levantine and Iraqi Arabic this time), exploring the region a bit and meeting some amazing new people. I can’t believe that after all the times I’ve been to the Middle East over… [Read More]

How Foreign Language Immersion Changes Your Perspective On The World

Egypt Arabic Language

I’m deeply saddened by the horrific, senseless murder of 21 Coptic Egyptians in Libya this week. The very first time I lived in Egypt over 12 years ago, I was welcomed by and stayed with a Coptic community in a small village in Upper Egypt (that’s me visiting their church above). They’re some of the… [Read More]