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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...
    amie26 amie26 31-35, F 2 Responses Nov 10, 2013

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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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    Om.

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

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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 7 Responses Jan 2, 2009

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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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    A very slow x start so far

    but In stubborn. I was told that is better to learn the letters and how to write a little first to get used to the language, and all the books I've seen spend a good amount starting with the lawyers. So In starting there but it seems so hard.
    TheNerdYouLove TheNerdYouLove 31-35, F Aug 13, 2014

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

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