Why ArabicOnline has no adverts

Why ArabicOnline has no adverts

One of the most prevalent business models on the Internet is ad-supported content. This is popular with sites that offer content. There are a few reasons why we refuse to include adverts on our site. 1 The adverts distract you from your learning. When learning a...
Shura Decision Making – Arabic and Islamic Culture

Shura Decision Making – Arabic and Islamic Culture

The word ’shura’ (شورى ) is an Arabic word with the sh-u-r root conveying the concept ‘to seek council’ or ‘to take out the honey’. It is interesting to note how, in the Arabic language, ‘seeking advice’ is given the same status as ‘extracting honey’ – one of...
How many roots are there in Arabic?

How many roots are there in Arabic?

Most words in the Arabic language are derived from a root. A word is created by applying vowels, prefixes and suffixes in an often predictable manner to the original root. According to Karen Ryding in ‘A Reference Grammar of Modern Standard Arabic’, there are between...