Notes from Morocco

Notes from Morocco

It is often said that Morocco is surrounded by three oceans: the Atlantic, the Mediterranean and the Sahara. As a result, this North African nation boasts a unique and wonderful culture which is reflected in the buzzing towns, welcoming customs and stunning...
How to add a virtual Arabic keyboard to Mac

How to add a virtual Arabic keyboard to Mac

Instructions Open System Preferences from the Applications folder Select Language and region (not keyboards!) Click on Keyboard Preferences (tab is input settings) Click on Plus (+) button In the menu, select Arabic – then press Add To switch between languages...
Our New Advanced Arabic Course

Our New Advanced Arabic Course

Take your Arabic to the next level with our Advanced Arabic online course! We are very pleased to announce that our Advanced course is now live, online and ready! We released the course at the end of July but in fact we developed the Advanced Arabic course some time...
Updates to ArabicOnline

Updates to ArabicOnline

I am very pleased to announce that the ArabicOnline website has been updated. The previous site was becoming somewhat clunky and although it could have survived another year, we felt it was important to start refining the ArabicOnline identity and improving the...
This storm will pass

This storm will pass

I was coincidentally asked to translate this expression into English. We often receive such requests through Facebook. Typically, someone has just seen something in Arabic so they’ve taken a picture sent it to us and want an immediate response. Usually the...
Adding an Arabic Keyboard to Mac OS

Adding an Arabic Keyboard to Mac OS

Adding the keyboard is quite straight forward however displaying the virtual Arabic keyboard can be difficult to find. Although adding the Arabic keyboard is useful for when you want to type in Arabic, if you don’t have an external keyboard, then you may wish to...