Synopses & Reviews
Your one-stop guide to mastering the basics of Arabic
Can one book have all you need to communicate confidently in a new language? Yes, and that book is Arabic Verbs and Essentials of Grammar. It offers a solid foundation of major verbal and grammatical concepts of the language, from pronouns to idioms and expressions and from irregular verbs to expressions of time.
Each unit is devoted to one topic, so you can find what you need right away and get focused instruction immediately. Concise yet thorough, the explanations are supported by numerous examples to help you master the different concepts. And for those tricky verbs, Arabic Verbs and Essentials of Grammar includes a Verb Index of the most common verbs, cross-referenced with the abundant verb tables appearing throughout the book.
This book will give you:
- An excellent introduction to the basics of Arabic if you are a beginner or a quick, thorough reference if you already have experience in the language
- Contemporary usage of verbs, adjectives, pronouns, prepositions, conjunctions, and other grammar essentials
- Examples that reflect contemporary usage and real-life situations
This concise, two-in-one book provides an accessible introduction to Arabic grammar and a comprehensive explanation of verbs in their various forms.
This volume includes a complete guide to Arabic verbs and a compact guide to the basics of Arabic grammar. With its easy to follow format and numerous examples, it is suitable for learners at all levels.
The all-in-one Arabic-language resource to sharpen your verb and grammar skills
In addition to providing essential concepts regarding Arabic verbs and grammar, this book includes an index of the 300 most popular verbs, which can be cross-referenced with the numerous verb tables appearing throughout the book. This comprehensive Arabic tutorial contains plenty of examples using contemporary language to give you a taste of real-life situations. Each unit focuses on a single verbal or grammatical concept, providing concise yet comprehensive explanations.
About the Author
Jane Wightwick and Mahmoud Gaafar are highly experienced language teachers and authors.