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Whether you are a beginner or an advanced language learner, Glossika takes your Arabic (Standard) skills to the next level.
Increase Arabic (Standard) vocabulary along the way
Whether you already know some Arabic (Standard) vocabulary or just started learning Arabic (Standard) , Glossika can help you consolidate your memory and increase Arabic (Standard) vocabulary.
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From basic Arabic (Standard) phrases to advanced expression, you can break through to fluency with Glossika by training your Arabic (Standard) speaking and listening skills.
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Glossika Internalizes all the Arabic (Standard) grammar rules for you!
Language Difficulty for English (US) speakers: 5.56 / 10
Many people rate language difficulty by the way a language is written. At Glossika, we eliminate writing system difficulty and deliver fluency in any language regardless how it's written. To become fluent, you must manipulate all the pieces of a sentence and assemble them in a coherent stream of sound. To accomplish this, we unlock the grammatical patterns through audio training and transcriptions of that sound stream to the point that you get comfortable and familiar with those patterns.
Vocabulary differences: 10 points
Grammatical differences: 24 points
Phonological differences: 10.5 points
Learning Arabic (Standard) can be easy
– a basic introduction to get you started
Classification: Afroasiatic Language Family - Semitic Branch
Writing System: Arab alphabet
Consonants: /m b f ð θ n t tˤ d dˤ z zˤ s sˤ l r ʃ j k ɡ ɣ x w q ʢ̰ ħ ʔ h/
Emphatic consonants have double articulation with pharyngeal /ˤ/ stricture in the throat.
Since Arabic lacks /p/, Arabic speakers cannot hear the difference between /b/ and /p/ which affects loanwords and when they learn foreign languages.
Vowels: /a i u aː iː uː/
Diphthongs produce [e] and [o].
Vowels change allophonically after emphatic consonants.
Intonation: Long vowels or vowels preceding double consonants usually stressed
Word Order: Verb - Subject - Object
Adjective Order: Order: Noun - Adjective
Possessive Order: Order: Noun - Genitive
Adposition Order: Order: Preposition - Noun
Dependent Clause: Noun - Relative Clause, Dependent - Noun
Verbs: Tense (present, past), Aspect (perfect, imperfect), Mood (indicative, subjunctive, jussive, imperative)
Nouns: 2 genders, 3 cases, definite article
Pronouns: Verbs conjugated 14 ways: 1st singular/plural, 2nd masculine/feminine singular/dual/plural, 3rd masculine/feminine singular/dual/plural, 14 conjugations