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FYI: New Arabic and Hebrew Standardised Tests - CALL

Author: Orel Beilinson

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Discipline of Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Arabic, Standard
Hebrew, Ancient

FYI Body: Hello,

Harari College Worldwide is looking to develop a standardised test in Hebrew (Biblical and Modern) and Arabic (Classical and Modern).

We're looking for examiners, teachers willing to adopt and advisory-board members.

If you're interested, please forward your CV to orel@harari.edu.pl

The American Council of Education is in touch with us in order to grant a recommendation so it will be equivalent for college credit.


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