Learning Arabic reading skills is an important starting point to learn Arabic Language. Therefore, this course focuses on building the skills to read any Arabic word. Specifically, it teaches the alphabet, including learning the name, sound, and shapes of each letter. In addition, the course explains the diacritics that guide the pronunciation of words. It also introduces major prefixes and suffixes that are attached to Arabic words. After you complete this course, you will be able to recognize the letters of any word and sound it out. This is the first step to read Arabic script.
The course consists of four parts to help you learn Arabic reading. These parts are:
- Arabic Letters
- Arabic diacritics (known as harakaat or tashkeel)
- simple Arabic prefixes and suffixes
- sounding out words.