Al-Kitaab fii Ta<sup>c</sup>allum al-<sup>c</sup>Arabiyya

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384 pp., 8.5 x 11
Hardcover
ISBN: 9781589017375 (1589017374)

384 pp., 8.5 x 11
Paperback
ISBN: 9781589017368 (1589017366)


July 2011
LC: 2010040896

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Table of Contents
Introduction to Student's Edition
Introduction to Teacher's Edition
Lesson Four
Corrections to Pages 12 and 176
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Al-Kitaab fii Tacallum al-cArabiyya
A Textbook for Beginning Arabic: Part One
Third Edition, Student's Edition
Kristen Brustad, Mahmoud Al-Batal, and Abbas Al-Tonsi
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Al-Kitaab Part One, Third Edition is the second book in the bestselling Al-Kitaab Arabic Language Program. Part One uses an integrated approach to develop skills in formal and colloquial Arabic, including reading, listening, speaking, writing, and cultural knowledge. This comprehensive program is designed for students in the early stages of learning Arabic.

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FEATURES

• Three varieties of Arabic—Egyptian, Levantine, and formal Arabic—presented using color-coded words and phrases
• Over 400 vocabulary words in three forms of Arabic, side by side
• Grammar explanations and activation drills, including discussions about colloquial and formal similarities and differences
• Authentic texts that develop reading comprehension skills
• Video dialogues and stories from everyday life in Egyptian, formal Arabic, and Levantine to reinforce vocabulary in culturally rich contexts, available on AlKitaabTextbook.com
• Presents the story of Maha and Khalid in formal Arabic and Egyptian, and Nasreen and Tariq in Levantine
• Arabic-English and English-Arabic glossaries, reference charts, and a grammar index
Kristen Brustad was an associate professor of Arabic at the University of Texas at Austin until her retirement in 2019.

Mahmoud Al-Batal is a professor of Arabic at the American University of Beirut.

Abbas Al-Tonsi is a former senior lecturer at Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar.
Reviews
"There is much to like here."—Al-'Arabiyya, Volume 48



"A practical textbook well suited for Arabic teaching and learning."—MELA Notepad