Egyptian Colloquial Arabic II

ARA 310

Spring 2020
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A continuation of ARA 307. The course focuses on the informal Arabic dialect of Cairo. Students in this course are assumed to have a basic working knowledge of Egyptian Colloquial Arabic, having completed ARA 307. In this second term, students are trained to use Egyptian colloquial at higher registers, including discussions and debates on politics, religion, culture, history, education, and famous Egyptian and Arab personalities. In addition to the textbook, excerpts from Egyptian television, radio, film, music, and theater will be used as means to enhance students' understanding of Egyptian and Arab culture.
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