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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 19 new and published books in the subject of Middle East Language — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Arabiyyat al-Naas (Part One)

    An Introductory Course in Arabic

    By Munther Younes, Makda Weatherspoon, Maha Saliba Foster

    ‘Arabiyyat al-Naas (Part One) offers a groundbreaking introduction to Arabic as it is written and spoken by native speakers. It combines a progressive and rigorous grounding in Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) – the form employed for reading, writing and formal speaking – with an innovative integration...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Arabiyyat al-Naas (Part Two)

    An Intermediate Course in Arabic

    By Munther Younes, Hanada Al-Masri

    Arabiyyat al Naas (Part Two): An Intermediate Course in Arabic offers a vibrant course in Arabic as it is written and spoken today by educated native speakers. Not only does it continue the innovative integration of Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) and Levantine Arabic used in Part One of the series,...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Intermediate Persian

    A Grammar and Workbook

    By Saeed Yousef, Hayedeh Torabi

    Series: Grammar Workbooks

    Intermediate Persian: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible grammar and related exercises in a single volume. Each of the fourteen units deals with a particular grammatical point and provides associated exercises to help learners reinforce and consolidate their knowledge.There are...

    Published August 15th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Developing Writing Skills in Arabic

    By Taoufik Ben Amor

    Series: Developing Writing Skills

    Developing Writing Skills in Arabic is specifically designed for upper-intermediate to advanced students who need to write Arabic for personal, professional and academic purposes. Making use of reading comprehension, analysis of stylistic devices, a functional approach to grammar and well-graded...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Egyptian Language (Routledge Revivals)

    Easy Lessons in Egyptian Hieroglyphics

    By E.A. Wallis Budge

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Sir E. A. Wallis Budge (1857-1934) was Keeper of the British Museum’s department of oriental antiquities from 1894 until his retirement in 1924. Carrying out many missions to Egypt in search of ancient objects, Budge was hugely successful in collecting papyri, statues and other artefacts for the...

    Published November 6th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Basic Persian

    A Grammar and Workbook

    By Saeed Yousef, Hayedeh Torabi

    Series: Grammar Workbooks

    Basic Persian: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume. This book presents twenty grammar units, covering the core material which students would expect to encounter in their first year of learning Persian. Grammar points are followed...

    Published October 9th 2012 by Routledge

  7. The Routledge Introduction to Qur'anic Arabic

    By Munther Younes

    The Routledge Introduction to Qur’anic Arabic is an innovative, text-based, language course designed for students interested in acquiring a foundation in Qur’anic and Classical Arabic. Focused on enhancing comprehension and vocabulary acquisition, the book contains 40 lessons designed to be...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Arabic Rhetoric

    A Pragmatic Analysis

    By Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Series: Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

    Arabic Rhetoric explores the history, disciplines, order and pragmatic functions of Arabic speech acts. It offers a new understanding of Arabic rhetoric and employs examples from modern standard Arabic as well as providing a glossary of over 448 rhetorical expressions listed in English with their...

    Published February 21st 2011 by Routledge

  9. The Oral and the Written in Early Islam

    By Gregor Schoeler, Uwe Vagelpohl, James E. Montgomery

    Series: Routledge Studies in Middle Eastern Literatures

    Made up of a number of seminal articles that are translated for the first time in English, this prestigious book from Gregor Schoeler gives a reasoned, informed and comprehensive overflow of how the written and the spoken interacted, diverged and received cultural articulation among the Muslim...

    Published August 17th 2010 by Routledge

  10. A Thematic Dictionary of Modern Persian

    By Colin Turner

    Now available in paperback, A Thematic Dictionary of Modern Persian is a reference work unique in the history of English-Persian lexicography. It offers a considerably extended guide to modern everyday Persian vocabulary, arranged by theme. With approximately 25,000 Persian headwords in over...

    Published February 21st 2010 by Routledge