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Arabic a Language Map

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Whether you’re venturing to the souk to purchase souvenirs or buying a falafel from a street side vendor, you’ll want access to the local language and ARABIC a language map® is the answer! This unique guide gives you exactly what you need at a glance with the most essential words at your fingertips. It’s easy to use and practical for any situation, no matter where your adventures take you—from Morocco to Egypt, to shopping in Dubai or ...
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Overview


Whether you’re venturing to the souk to purchase souvenirs or buying a falafel from a street side vendor, you’ll want access to the local language and ARABIC a language map® is the answer! This unique guide gives you exactly what you need at a glance with the most essential words at your fingertips. It’s easy to use and practical for any situation, no matter where your adventures take you—from Morocco to Egypt, to shopping in Dubai or exploring any of the other intriguing Arabic speaking countries!

Hundreds of words and phrases you’ll need most
Divided into key categories such as Asking Questions, Dining Out, Meeting People, Shopping, Sightseeing, Transportation and much more
Unique snap-open and fold design
Pronunciation is easy with simple phonetics
Ultra-thin (barely 1/8” thick) and light-weight (under two ounces)
Laminated for durability
Folds up like a map to slip easily into your pocket or bag
Full color, original artwork

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780944502181
  • Publisher: Bilingual Books, Inc.
  • Publication date: 1/1/2010
  • Series: Language Map Series
  • Edition description: Pamphlet: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 10
  • Sales rank: 1,360,489
  • Product dimensions: 6.30 (w) x 10.86 (h) x 0.13 (d)

Meet the Author


Kristine K. Kershul blends her experience as a teacher, world traveler and language scholar to create a playful, innovative way to learn and use a new language.

Teacher: As an expert linguist, Kristine spent ten years teaching German at universities in the United States and in Europe.

World Traveler: An adventurous spirit, Kristine has explored more than 100 countries, from Bhutan to Zimbabwe, and almost every exotic locale in between. She understands the problems that all travelers encounter, regardless of which country they are visiting. She knows first-hand how languages can open doors to new adventures, new friends and different cultures.

Language Scholar: Kristine completed her undergraduate and graduate studies while living in Heidelberg, Germany. She then received a second Master's Degree from the University of California in Santa Barbara and subsequently, did her Doctoral studies in Medieval German Languages and Literature. In addition to German she also speaks a number of other languages ranging from Arabic to Swahili.

A Colorful Background: Kristine's fascination for languages began as a child growing up in a tri-lingual household in Oregon, where Croatian, Danish and English were spoken.

Kristine's natural gift for languages opened doors outside the academic world. She worked as a bilingual travel guide in Europe and later, as a translator at the U.S. Embassy in Germany.

On A Personal Note: Kristine's passion for travel, foreign languages and new cultures continues to take her around the world. One never knows where she'll venture to next - Namibia, Kiribati or Guyana. Kristine is a licensed pilot, a certified diver and an avid downhill skier. She enjoys competitive horseback riding and playing the piano. She makes her home in both Seattle, Washington and in Cape Town, South Africa.

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Table of Contents


Meeting People
Sightseeing
Asking Questions
Shopping
Numbers
Telephone & Internet
Mail/Post Office
Calendar
Time
Dining Out
Transportation
Money
Life's Little Emergencies
Hotels and Room Service
Arabic Alphabet Guide
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  • Posted May 15, 2010

    A useful primer for speaking Arabic

    Having visited Jordan last April, I wanted to be able to have a basic understsanding of common phrases spoken in daily conversation. Using the Arabic Language Map made it easy to accomplish my goal. While locals don't expect foreigners to master their language during a short visit, they are both impressed and appreciative of the effort.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 16, 2009

    Good guide for non Arabic speakers

    Good guide for non Arabic speakers and who travel to the arab countries as tourist or merchant.

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    Posted July 14, 2009

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