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...
Greetings in Arabic

Greetings in Arabic

In Arabic, as in all languages, there are different ways to greet people. If you know some Arabic and, especially some Arabic greetings, you should not refrain from using them. Greetings are very important in the Arab world to demonstrate to your host or business...
From Hijab to Burqa

From Hijab to Burqa

Rules about dress code for Muslim women are often open to interpretations. Some Muslim women believe in covering every part of the body, others do not adhere to any specific dress rules. However, non-Muslims often don’t know the difference between a Niqab and a Burqa,...