Al-Kitaab Part Two with Website EB (Lingco)

A Textbook for Intermediate Arabic

Kristen Brustad, Mahmoud Al-Batal, and Abbas Al-Tonsi

". . . the learning experience offered by this last edition is much more authentic and insightful. . ."
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Al-Kitaab Part Two, Third Edition with Website is the third book in the bestselling Al-Kitaab Arabic Language Program textbook series. Part Two focuses on strengthening reading and writing skills while continuing to grow conversation skills. This comprehensive program is designed for students in second-year or equivalent Arabic courses. The accompanying companion website–included with the book–offers fully integrated exercises to use alongside the text.


• Three varieties of Arabic—Egyptian, Levantine, and formal Arabic—presented using color-coded words and phrases

• Extensive 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 both Egyptian and Levantine to reinforce vocabulary in culturally rich contexts, available to stream on the Publisher’s website

• Continues 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

For Instructors: Separate print Teacher’s Editions of the Al-Kitaab Arabic Language Program are no longer available. Instead, instructors should submit exam and desk copy requests using ISBN 978-1-64712-191-4. Instructors may request an answer key, which contains the answers to exercises found in the textbook, separately.

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". . . the learning experience offered by this last edition is much more authentic and insightful. . ."—MELA Notepad

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

"There is much to like here."—Al-'Arabiyya Journal



About the Author

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.

368 pp., 8.5 x 11

Aug 2021

368 pp., 8.5 x 11

Aug 2021

368 pp.

ISBN: 978-1-64712-192-1
Aug 2021

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