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16th November 2013

Learn and understand about Spoken Arabic (Levantine)

Introduction Ahlan wa sahlan! - Welcome Levantine Spoken Arabic is a general term that covers a continuum of spoken dialects along the Eastern Mediterranean Coast of Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Palestine. The worldwide population of speakers of Levantine Arabic is estimated at around 20 million people, many of whom are expatriates…
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9th October 2013

Sibawayh

Abū Bishr ʿAmr ibn ʿUthmān ibn Qanbar Al-Biṣrī (c. 760-796) (Arabic: أبو بشر عمرو بن عثمان بن قنبر البصري‎), commonly known as Sībawayh (سيبويه) (his original Persian name was سیبویه Sēbōē), was an influential linguist and grammarian of the Arabic language. His seminal work Al-Kitab was the first written grammar…
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8th October 2013

Al-Khalil ibn Ahmad

Abu ‘Abd ar-Rahmān al-Khalīl ibn Ahmad ibn ‘Amr ibn Tammam al-Farāhīdī al-Azdi al-Yahmadi (Arabic: أبو عبد الرحمن الخليل بن أحمد الفراهيدي‎; 718 – 786 CE), more commonly known as Al-Farahidi or simply Al-Khalīl, was one of the earliest Arab lexicographers and philologists. His best known contributions are Kitab al-'Ayn (Arabic:…
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Testimonials
27th August 2013

Polly W.

Ibrahim is an absolutely brilliant tutor – encouraging, patient and always able to help with my learning process! The lessons are taught at a pace that suits me, and I feel I have made real improvement with my Arabic since I started having lessons with Ibrahim. I would thoroughly recommend…
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27th August 2013

Sarah J.

Excellent & enjoyable.  The way our speaking was  developed was amazingly excellent. ~ Sarah J.  
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27th August 2013

Aysha B.

Many thanks to Ibrahim, amazing, passionate and absolutely competent teacher.  I’ve really liked the whole course and it has been the best teaching I’ve ever had about Arabic language (including University Teaching!). ~ Aysha B.  
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27th August 2013

Aisha P.

To whom it may concern, I have been having Arabic classes with Ibrahim Othman for the last six months and consider him to be an inspiring teacher. I have considerable experience of Arabic language tuition, having completed a degree in Arabic and Modern Middle Eastern Studies at Oxford University and…
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27th August 2013

Sylvaine A.

To Whom It May Concern:  I am pleased to write a very positive reference regarding Mr. Ibrahim Othman. Ibrahim is teaching my son Noah (16) classical Arabic. Noah is passionate about literature and Ibrahim’s teaching has lived up to our expectations; he has proved able to broaden his areas of…
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27th August 2013

Peter H.

Ibrahim is a great teacher and I like the way he teaches and the way he is helpful with examples. ~ Peter H.  
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27th August 2013

Joe B.

I am an American businessman focused on building a new investment business in Libya. I have extensive experience in learning a challenging foreign language and putting it to use in a real-world working environment. When I came to Ibrahim I explained that conversational Arabic was not my objective but rather…
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