The Arabic root and pattern system

The Arabic root-and-pattern system is a key element of the Arabic language. Arabic belongs to the Semitic group of languages. The root system found within Semitic languages has been described as one of the “great miracles of man’s language”.

This interactive Arabic grammar lesson will introduce you to and guide you through the fundamentals of this system. By learning about this system, you will have a better grasp of the way the language works.

Follow the links below to view the lessons.

Part 1

Part 2