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A meeting place for us to share our news, events, thoughts and ideas with you...

May 19, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
7 deadly questions

As a low level learner of Arabic, I really appreciate it when the teacher asks me lots of questions. In fact I’d go so far as to say that...

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May 05, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
Arabic outside the classroom

There are some great ways to practice a second language and especially to remember new vocabulary even when we are not sitting at our desk, with the course book...

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Apr 27, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
Teaching the Arabic script through video conferencing software.

Quite often I hear colleagues who work in language teaching, and even some friends, wonder if it’s actually possible to teach online through video conferencing software, as online teaching seems...

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Apr 20, 2017 Author: sharekcentre

So, as promised, I’m going to publish a series of posts about retrieval exercises to help you to revisit, to recycle, and to reactivate (and lots of other words...

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Apr 19, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
Learning the Arabic script (3) Pictures writing

This week ends the cycle of posts about techniques for learning to write in Arabic, but more posts will follow about other topics, so stay tuned! Picture writing, or...

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Apr 10, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
Learning the Arabic script (2) Jog your memory

Hi, and welcome to the second week dedicated to learning the Arabic script. For this activity you don’t need anything else but two sheets of paper, a pen, and...

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Apr 07, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
From Goldfish to Golden Retrievers

It’s a sad fact that we don’t always remember what we focus on when learning a foreign language. Despite our best intentions, sometimes new sounds, new words, new grammar...

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Apr 07, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
Learning the Arabic script (1) Quickspell!

This week I’m publishing the first of three posts describing different activities that can be used to learn the Arabic alphabet in more enjoyable ways than writing the same...

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Mar 27, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
An online one-to-one class

As long as you have an internet connection you could be almost anywhere in the world and take part in one of Sharek Centre’s online Arabic language courses. We...

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Mar 07, 2017 Author: sharekcentre
5 websites for Arabic learning online

Being myself a learner of Arabic language I’ve spent quite a long time looking around for any kind of online materials that would make it easier for me to...

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