English Grammar for Students of Arabic:
The Study Guide for Those Learning Arabic
Tired of teaching English grammar
when you should be teaching Arabic?
Join the hundreds of teachers no longer wasting class time explaining English grammar — supplement your textbook
with English Grammar for Students of Arabic: The Study Guide for Those Learning Arabic.
Your students will learn English grammatical terms and concepts that Arabic textbooks assume they know:
Parts of speech — how to identify nouns, verbs, adjectives, prepositions . . .
Functions of words — how to identify subjects, objects, predicates . . .
Grammatical terms — explanation of conjugation, declension, agreement . . .
Step-by-step analysis of examples — how to get from an English structure to an equivalent Arabic structure, see example Chapter 23, What is a Demonstrative Pronoun?
*Review the English Grammar for Students of Arabic Table of Contents for an overview of the English and Arabic grammatical terms and concepts covered.
Each chapter this Arabic study guide covers one grammar point
- grammar explained as it relates to English, anticipating concepts necessary for Arabic
- grammar explained as it relates to Arabic
- examples with word-for-word analysis of meaning and form
Arabic words in the body of the text are transcribed. You and your students can download the examples in Arabic script.
The English Grammar for Students of Arabic also offers
Al-Kitaab Correlations — Pages to be assigned in English Grammar for Students of Arabic before each lesson in Al-Kitaab.
". . . in my search for a "grammar bridge" between English and Arabic I was delighted to discover "English Grammar for Students of Arabic" by Ernest N. McCarus. . . . the explanations and examples in this book are absolutely superb: concise but with great clarity."
Both you and your students
You — More class time to teach Arabic and to develop oral skills.
Students — Improved performance in Arabic grammar thanks to a better understanding of English grammar.
English Grammar for Students of Arabic is an essential reference at any level
- high school
- community college
- home schooling
- adult education
- online language course
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