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CLIP 758

An introduction to the Arabic language

An introduction to the Arabic language

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Key Info
  • An introduction to the Arabic language
  • Duration: 03:10
  • Hieroglyphs are compared with modern day Arabic and the differences between the two languages are noted. We then learn how to greet somebody in modern day Arabic.
  • Subject:



    Living in a Diverse World

  • Keywords: hello, peace be upon you, salam, Arabic, alphabet, Egypt, Cairo
Ideas for use in class
  • It would be useful in giving the children a context as to what life is like in modern day Egypt and explaining that context to them as they study ancient times. Also very useful for Citizenship in getting children to appreciate and understand the diversity in their community.
Background details
  • Clip language : English
  • Aspect ratio : 16x9

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