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LINGUIST List 22.1374

Wed Mar 23 2011

Books: Applied Ling/Lang Acquisition/Moroccan Arabic: Chekayri

Editor for this issue: Fatemeh Abdollahi <fatemehlinguistlist.org>


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        1.     Jackie Beilhart , An Introduction to Moroccan Arabic and Culture: Chekayri

Message 1: An Introduction to Moroccan Arabic and Culture: Chekayri
Date: 18-Mar-2011
From: Jackie Beilhart <jb594georgetown.edu>
Subject: An Introduction to Moroccan Arabic and Culture: Chekayri
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Title: An Introduction to Moroccan Arabic and Culture
Published: 2011
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
                http://www.press.georgetown.edu

Book URL: http://press.georgetown.edu/book/languages/introduction-moroccan-arabic-and-culture

Author: Abdellah Chekayri
Paperback: ISBN: 9781589016934 Pages: 544 Price: U.S. $ 59.95
Abstract:

An Introduction to Moroccan Arabic and Culture and the accompanying
multimedia DVD are designed to enable students to communicate effectively
using Moroccan Arabic. Since Moroccan Arabic is rarely written or used in
formal communication, the strength of the book lies in training learners in
speaking and listening skills that can be used in everyday situations.

The book uses Romanized transcription alongside Arabic script for the first three
chapters and thereafter only the Arabic script. It also includes a glossary and
answer key. It requires approximately 120 contact hours, plus 180-240 additional
hours of preparation outside class. A novice student should reach the
intermediate-mid level of proficiency by the end of this course.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
                            Language Acquisition

Subject Language(s): Arabic, Moroccan Spoken (ary)
Areal Regions: African

Written In: English (eng )

See this book announcement on our website:
http://linguistlist.org/pubs/books/get-book.cfm?BookID=54131


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