Learn Arabic with a Arabic Grammar Designed for English Speakers
“On the whole, this is a terrific book for intermediate students of Arabic grammar"
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“This book is very helpful by relating Arabic grammar to English grammar, and for explaining it in creative and different ways”
—Cynthia L. Yonge on Amazon
“I really do think that English Grammar for Students of Arabic is an exceptionally good book because it is one of those all-too-rare titles which identifies a real problem and is brilliantly executed by the author"
—Graham Douglas, learner of Arabic
A Self-Study Arabic Grammar That Helps You Come Prepared To Class
To show you how to get from an English to a Arabic sentence structure.
All the essentials
Straightforward lessons that focus on the rules and not the exceptions. Covers the Arabic grammar taught in beginning college courses.
Tips to help you learn common Arabic verbs and word forms, and to remember them.
one point per chapter
In each bite-sized lesson, author Earnest N. McCarus one grammar rule and illustrate it with English and Arabic examples.
Explained in English
To help you learn Arabic grammar from the point of view of a language you already speak.
Check your understanding by completing the review questions.
Learn The Grammar Terms Your Textbook Assumes You Know
What Is Gender, Number and Case?
Learn terms used in English and Arabic grammar such as conjugation, gender, number, and case—they play a minor role in English, but an important role in Arabic.
Step-By-Step Arabic Sentence Structure
Learn how to get from an English structure to an equivalent Arabic sentence structure. Our examples will take you every step of the way.
What are nouns, verbs and adjectives?
Learn what are parts of speech so you can identify English and Arabic nouns, verbs, adjectives, prepositions. This will help you choose the correct Arabic equivalent to the English word.
What are subjects and objects?
Learn to identify the function of words used in English and Arabic grammar so you can choose the correct Arabic equivalent to the English word.
Learn what are English and Arabic subjects, Arabic direct and indirect objects.