Ahlan wa Sahlan (Hardcover)

Functional Modern Standard Arabic for Beginners

By Mahdi Alosh, Allen Clark

Yale University Press, 9780300233711, 704pp.

Publication Date: March 9, 2021

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (3/9/2021)
Hardcover (3/9/2021)

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This textbook provides the first year of Arabic instruction in the Ahlan wa Sahlan program. Third edition revisions include the use of the pausal form, all-Arabic instruction beginning in Lesson 10, and updated depictions of Arab culture, among others.

Ahlan wa Sahlan covers the first and second years of instruction in Modern Standard Arabic. It is a complete educational package, comprising a workbook, beginner textbook with accompanying Annotated Instructor’s Edition, intermediate textbook, video clips filmed in Syria, audio, and online exercises.

About the Author

Mahdi Alosh is director of online Arabic and the online master’s degree in applied linguistics at Syrian Virtual University (SVU). Allen Clark is associate professor of Arabic and co-director of the Arabic Language Flagship Program at the University of Mississippi.