Reading Arabic: Basic Training
Basic Training workshops are open to current and former Pacific Arabic students. Each meets once and covers a basic skill or grammar topic at the beginner level. Be prepared for an intense intellectual workout.
Contact the registrar to find out if a particular workshop is right for you. Space is limited, so register at least 24 hours in advance. No refunds are given under any circumstances.
Master the idaafa (noun-noun) phrase.
Review and drill conjugations, proper negation and using verbs in sentences.
Increase your confidence in reading printed Arabic. The focus is on speed and accuracy, not comprehension. Proficiency with the Arabic alphabet is required.
Improve your basic Arabic writing skills. The focus is on form, not content. Proficiency with the Arabic alphabet is required.