LEARNING A FOREIGN LANGUAGE
Nadia R. Sirhan
Mastering Arabic Vocabulary: For Intermediate to Advanced Learners of Modern Standard Arabic
Mastering Arabic Vocabulary provides a structured vocabulary course for undergraduate and advanced students of Arabic.
Arranged thematically, and by root, the course presents the key vocabulary that a well-informed Arabic speaker should have at their disposal when discussing diverse topics from business and politics to culture, society, science and technology. The course includes a wealth of exercises throughout to support learners from passive recognition to an increase in their active vocabulary.
Mastering Arabic Vocabulary is the ideal reference source for students of Arabic to build and expand their vocabulary.
Using Arabic Synonyms
Designed for those who have already developed a basic competence in Arabic, this comprehensive synonyms guide aims to broaden and improve the learner’s vocabulary by helping them find the right word for the right context. Presenting words of related meaning together, it provides a range of options which will help avoid repetition and improve style, enabling students to develop a deeper awareness of the subtle differences in meaning and usage of different words. Each entry is illustrated with authentic examples of the synonyms in use, showing their unique meanings and grammatical properties, and enabling students to quickly recognize them in real-life contexts. The book is complete with two clear indexes, in English and Arabic, enabling the reader to instantly and easily locate any word. An essential reference for college and undergraduate students, their teachers, and other language professionals seeking a clear, user-friendly guide to Arabic vocabulary and its usage.