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Arabic Flagship Partner Program

    Resources

     

    OU Arabic Flagship Program Handbook

     

    Tutoring

    The OU Arabic Flagship Program offers complementary walk-in tutoring by native speakers of Arabic and advanced Arabic Flagship students. Tutoring is held in the Language Learning Center in Kaufman Hall, room 229, from 11 AM-2 PM Monday-Friday.

    American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL)

    The American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL), in collaboration with the Language Flagship Program, announces the online publication of Arabic annotations and samples to accompany the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines 2012.  Please see the press release.

    Arabic Flagship Program Library

    The Flagship Program has a fully stocked library of Arabic language resources. These resources include a wide range of materials, including textbooks, grammar books, dialect books, DVDs, audio CDs, novels, short stories, poetry, dictionaries, cookbooks, and children's books. For a full list of resources, click here.

    General Arabic Language Resources

    Arabic Corpus – View linguistic usage of words using database of literature, the press, and Qur’an.

    Desert-Sky Arabic Learning Resources – Grammar guides and Vocabulary Lists (MSA and ECA).

    Arabic Encounters (مقابلات عربية) – Lessons incorporating MSA with Levantine and Egyptian dialects.    

    (Video files located here)

    Arabic Online – Lessons for Advanced Arabic learners of MSA and Egyptian dialects.

    Aswat Arabiyya أصوات عربية - Library of video selections from beginning to superior levels of Arabic.

    ACTFL Proficiency Guide - The most current version of the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines for Speaking, Writing, Listening, and Reading.

    the most current version of the ACTFL Proficiency Guidelines for Speaking, Writing, Listening, and Reading - See more at: http://www.actfl.org/publications/guidelines-and-manuals/actfl-proficiency-guidelines-2012#sthash.nR1zPFwS.dpuf

    Proficiency Guide- A guide is designed to help you understand and improve your Arabic oral proficiency.

     

    Other Arabic Programs in US Universities

    TV Series and Films

    Arabic Language TV Series

    Arabic Language Films

    Many Arabic-language movies and television series can be found in their entirety on YouTube as well.

    Universities in the Arab World

    • American University in Cairo (Egypt) - Homepage
    • American University in Beirut (Lebanon) - Homepage
    • American University in the Emirates (UAE) - Homepage
    • Al-Akhawayn University (Morocco) - Homepage
    • Hashemite University (Jordan) - Homepage
    • Alexandria University (Egypt) - Homepage