Find out some common language-learning mistakes to avoid falling into, from people who’ve fallen into (and climbed out of) dozens before.
All the words you need to talk about the sites and monuments in Egypt using Egyptian Arabic.
Colloquial everyday useful survival phrases in Egyptian Arabic guaranteed to earn you respect.
We like learning languages with books, not apps. (Except Anki)
Egyptian Arabic definitely exists in written form, even if it’s not standardized. Just look at menus, text messages and Facebook for an idea.
I love a wall of language textbooks. They make me feel good, even if I haven’t read them all. In fact, 90% of the books I’ve retained over the years have been language books. On my last visit to a physical bookstore (in Portland, Oregon), I bought three books, all about Persian. Jo bought one…
This post contains affiliate links. If you’ve followed along, we’ve been enjoying using iTalki for our tutoring needs. So far we’ve used it for Korean, French and Egyptian Arabic. Along the way we’ve learned a thing or two about how to get the most out of it. The Friend, The School Teacher and The Professional We…
Awesome free resources for learning Egyptian Arabic, including a dictionary, idioms and learning with music.
Why learn an arabic dialect vs MSA, and why learn Egyptian Arabic vs other dialects of Arabic.
Our review of our favourite apps like italki and Glossika to learn languages fast, plus reviews of Duolingo, Memrise, Lingvist, and Glossika.