Heather Amery / Stephen Cartwright
The Usborne First Thousand Words in Arabic
serves as a comprehensive illustrated vocabulary-builder, teaching 1000 new Arabic words.
Panoramic pictures of everyday scenes are surrounded by small pictures with their names in Arabic. Each Arabic word is also written in Roman letters to show you how to pronounce it. At the back of the book there is a guide to the Arabic alphabet and a list of all the Arabic words with their pronunciation guides and meanings in English.
Children will love looking through each double page spread in search of the well-renowned 'yellow duck' ™.
If internet-access is available, this book contains links to the Usborne website where children can enhance their learning further. Activities include:
- Listen to the First Thousand Words in Arabic, read by a native Arabic speaker
- Find links to other useful sites about Arabic-speaking countries (including Egypt, Morocco, Jordan & Israel) and the Arabic language
The Usborne First Thousand Words in Arabic is suitable for children of all abilities, even complete beginners.
The easy-to-use pronunciation guide will help parents having no previous knowledge of Arabic to enjoy using this book with their child.
Aimed at ages 5 - adult
Paperback, 64pp, 305 x 230mm
The "Yellow Duck" is a trademark of Usborne Publishing Ltd