A date with dates

A date with dates

Date Tree – The Tree of Life Dates have been a staple food in the Middle East for thousands of years. In fact, a date tree is known as the “tree of life” because the tree and its fruit have so many uses. Nomadic life and trade was made possible in these dry and...
Asking the way in Arabic

Asking the way in Arabic

Asking the way. Asking the way is a very common situation for the foreigner abroad. In the Arab world the situation can lead to very useful opportunities to speak Arabic.  Normal caution should be exercised and it would be sensible for a woman to ask another woman and...