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I Am Learning Arabic

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    TRANSLITERATION (the numbers used) In recent

    years, it has become common to use numbers in transliteration to represent certain Arabic sounds that are hard to reproduce in English. For those of you who are not familiar with the system, here it is: 2 = أ (glottal stop; otherwise transliterated as ' ) Example...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 22, 2014

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    This is going to be my fourth language,

    and so far I find it the hardest. It's the writing. It took me a while to learn to read, and I still read letter by letter, and to make matters more confusing most people avoid using the tashkil. But I am stubborn and I will get there with some practice. Luckily my Egyptian born...
    Enthropy Enthropy 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 4, 2014

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    Any Arab Speakers Out There? Help!!!

    For the love of the Arab world and work reasons i started learning Arabic a two months ago. Even though its challenging i totally love it. My progress is quite slow though because i dont get to practise speaking much since no one around me but my teacher can speak Arabic. I hope...
    ashydestiny ashydestiny 22-25, F 6 Responses Jan 2, 2009

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    friesel friesel 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 4, 2013

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    If You Need The Help

    hey gueys... in fact i speak arabic very very well so i'm here if you need an arabic teacher hhhhh who needs help ..... just talk to me and i'll always be there for you gueys..... love u
    wildsta3 wildsta3 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 8, 2013

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    hitokind hitokind 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 14

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    I'm only learning so I can read the Quran in

    Arabic. I hear it's very very deep. In English it's deep so I can only imagine
    ADeepPerspective ADeepPerspective 18-21, F Jan 22, 2014

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    Om.

    i miss Francais so much..
    hiercolloquialism hiercolloquialism 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 1, 2010

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    ..No Cake Walk...

    im learning arabic ,and its not as smooth as i thought it would be,no thats a lie i knew it would be difficult ,i have a southern-mix accent going on and it is killing my pronouncation,my fiance was my teacher at frist,but we didnt accomplish much ,when he wasnt laughing at me...
    Prettibrowngirl Prettibrowngirl 70+, F 2 Responses Nov 10, 2013

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    I Am Learning The Language Of My Ancestors

    Well yeah I am part arabic and my second name is Sheresade and those of you who are familiar with the culture will know the story behind my name ;D Most people that know me don't really know this about me, but ever sense i was little i have been brought up with the arabic...
    sakura9 sakura9 18-21 2 Responses Nov 3, 2012

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    I Am Learning Arabic

    Just started learning it part time a few weeks ago. very interesting language. Hopefully I'll learn enough to understand the koran better, understand some Arabian TV channels and (try to) communicate with people in Arab countrie.
    indianjuggler indianjuggler 18-21 4 Responses Jan 1, 2009

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    yeah it's no use trying to change something you can't
    dopegirlfromanotherworld dopegirlfromanotherworld 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I'm learning it online and I'm doing weekly sessions hopfully I learn and remember something
    NatashaBish22 NatashaBish22 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Hello my name is safiya but i just put my name cinderella31. I am a muslim a female ( girl ). Learning About ramadan is very important if you are a muslim if you speak Arabic,Uzbek...
    cinderella31 cinderella31 26-30, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Can someone please translate!!!
    Om3awaken Om3awaken 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Can someone please translate this !!
    Om3awaken Om3awaken 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Im learning that food is a gift. A provision. Some people would die for a burger or a potato or a piece of cheese and we are being stingy with food. Of course make as many wise...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F a week ago

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    When i was younger i had already seen myself the way i wanted to become. If i wanted to be brave id become braver. If i wanted to be athletic id excercise more. If wanted to learn...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F a week ago

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    Hey I can't speak arabic but I'd love to learn it. Is someone willing to be my teacher?
    Zarahaider18 Zarahaider18 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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    I have always had a want to learn new things. I believe their is always room for more knowledge and skills. But I never had a chance to until recently. About 5 years ago I started...
    orchidangel orchidangel 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 21

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    I make a point of learning at least one new word every day.
    TheSundanceGal TheSundanceGal 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 20

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    Making Learning More Interesting I am sure there is a lot of scope, out there, for German speakers to make learning packages more fun for students. If I am amused or otherwise...
    borrioboola borrioboola 51-55, M Jun 20

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    I want to improve my english skills (learning english since 11 years, polish since 8 years [but I'm bad in polish]). Please text me :)
    MutedVoice MutedVoice 18-21, F Jun 20

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    I am learning Korean please feel free to message me if you want to help(btw I'm a beginner)
    Aby0805 Aby0805 18-21, F Jun 19

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    I'm learning Japanese and German
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jun 19

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    Learning Korean via self study atm. However I'll probably take classes in the fall. Anyone want to be language partners hmu ??
    MsIdiosyncrasy0 MsIdiosyncrasy0 22-25, F Jun 19

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    I'm learning French and Spanish... French is so much easier
    Spfxartist13 Spfxartist13 16-17, F 2 Responses Jun 19

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    At first I was pumped and had just a hint of doubt since this the language I am learning is from a country I might not ever get to visit, I'm trying to convince myself that it will...
    Aby0805 Aby0805 18-21, F Jun 18

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    i believe that one dies still learning. there is not enough time in this world to learn everything, wich is why its so great to be captivating and excited about knowing different...
    kawasakiN kawasakiN 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 18

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    I am trying to learn on my own so if anyone wants to talk and practice I'm here. I just want to warn you: I suck so bad :(
    myckeli myckeli 18-21, F Jun 18

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    How does my handwriting look?
    KenmaXhan KenmaXhan 13-15, T Jun 17

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    I hesitated before having a look at this group. No doubt, everyone was super-fluent , except me. So, it was quite reassuring to find a good range of abilities, from aspiring to...
    borrioboola borrioboola 51-55, M Jun 17

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    One of my favorite, because this is from where the names of planetary influences come from
    Jhayne8 Jhayne8 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 16

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    I'm trying to learn Spanish but it's kinda hard when I'm my own teacher. I know the basics, and can communicate a little, however my fluency isn't the best and I have no one to...
    ChrissySy ChrissySy 16-17, F 3 Responses Jun 16

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    Currently working on my Kanji.........I don't see what's so bad about it? Everyone's like: NOOOOOOOOOOOO KANJIIIIII!!!!!!!!ITS THE END OF THE WOOOOORRLLLLLLD!!!! Like seriously, it...
    KenmaXhan KenmaXhan 13-15, T 1 Response Jun 16

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    I am learning Chinese on www.echineselearning.com where I can get an online course preparing for my trip to China the next year. I think Chinese is really hard to me to understand...
    emilyyang emilyyang 18-21, F Jun 15

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    I was thinking about meaning and culture and all that earlier today, which is how I eventually found this series: [edit][I keep getting an action unallowed message, maybe it doesn...
    yimiyahoo yimiyahoo 18-21, F Jun 15

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    I'm going to start drivers School tomorrow . I'm nervous and excited !! Woouahhhhh!! Wait...it's just the classroom part first .....oh well. Gotta learn the rules of the rode first...
    alicep67904 alicep67904 13-15, F 5 Responses Jun 14

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    I'm using a textbook called Japanese for Everyone by Susumu Nagara. -I am told it teaches more than both Genki books COMBINED. (Also 20% of the cost of both books, 20$) Also, I'm...
    KenmaXhan KenmaXhan 13-15, T Jun 14

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    I like to fight! we will most likely argue at one point or another when we talk. that is how we will learn. you're not going to learn much by just agreeing all the time. so...
    HumbleMe HumbleMe 18-21, M 7 Responses Jun 13

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    There's a Japanese word for me!
    zehero zehero 22-25, M Jun 13

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    Well i'd like to read more, anyone recommend any good books with a twist? Any cool stories about life or any of your favorites?
    Mleader1 Mleader1 18-21, F 7 Responses Jun 13

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