SELECT AN EGYPTIAN ARABIC COURSE THAT’S RIGHT FOR YOU

About Arabic

Arabic is spoken by over 200 million people in North Africa, the Arabian Peninsula and the Middle East, and in several other countries it is an official, albeit not universally spoken, language. The Michel Thomas Method Egyptian Arabic courses teach the Egyptian dialect which has more speakers than any other dialect, and is commonly understood throughout the Middle East.

Start Arabic

LISTEN, ABSORB AND SPEAK ARABIC NATURALLY

This 1-hour digital taster course is for beginners who are new to the Michel Thomas Method. Learn over 20 essential words at the heart of Arabic and how to put them together to make yourself understood. From the very beginning you will be able to construct simple phrases by listening and thinking out answers for yourself. During the course, you will join Michel Thomas Method teacher Jane Wightwick, native speaker Mahmoud Gaafar and two students in a live lesson. The course will take about 3 to 4 hours to complete and is available to stream or download via the Michel Thomas Method Library app. It is the first hour of the Foundation course.

Jane Wightwick

Jane Wightwick is a graduate of Arabic. She is also a qualified language teacher and editor and has worked for a number of organizations both in and outside the Arab World.

Jane Wightwick

Jane Wightwick is a graduate of Arabic. She is also a qualified language teacher and editor and has worked for a number of organizations both in and outside the Arab World.

Mahmoud Gaafar

Mahmoud Gaafar is a native Arabic speaker born and brought up in Egypt. By profession, he is a crafter of words and has worked for a variety of Pan-Arab organizations.

Mahmoud Gaafar

Mahmoud Gaafar is a native Arabic speaker born and brought up in Egypt. By profession, he is a crafter of words and has worked for a variety of Pan-Arab organizations.

Foundation Arabic

LISTEN, ABSORB AND SPEAK ARABIC NATURALLY

The Foundation Arabic course includes up to 8 hours of audio material, breaking down the language into building blocks that are introduced sequentially, helping you to move on to ever-more-complex sentences. Within the first hour you will be able to construct simple sentences. By the end of the course, you will have the confidence to understand and speak basic Arabic. You will learn at your own pace, pausing and repeating where necessary, and complete the course in about 20-30 hours. This digital course is available to stream or download via the Michel Thomas Method Library app.

The Foundation course incorporates the Start course.

Jane Wightwick

Jane Wightwick is a graduate of Arabic. She is also a qualified language teacher and editor and has worked for a number of organizations both in and outside the Arab World.

Jane Wightwick

Jane Wightwick is a graduate of Arabic. She is also a qualified language teacher and editor and has worked for a number of organizations both in and outside the Arab World.

Mahmoud Gaafar

Mahmoud Gaafar is a native Arabic speaker born and brought up in Egypt. By profession, he is a crafter of words and has worked for a variety of Pan-Arab organizations.

Mahmoud Gaafar

Mahmoud Gaafar is a native Arabic speaker born and brought up in Egypt. By profession, he is a crafter of words and has worked for a variety of Pan-Arab organizations.

Intermediate Arabic

LISTEN, ABSORB AND SPEAK ARABIC NATURALLY

This 6-hour improver digital audio course will accelerate your progress and build your confidence, as you join Michel Thomas Method teacher Jane Wightwick, native speaker Mahmoud Gaafar and 2 students in a live lesson. Your understanding of Egyptian Arabic will deepen and your pronunciation will become more polished as you progress to more complex phrases in a course ideal for the improver or anyone who has finished – and enjoyed – Foundation Arabic. This course will be completed in 15-20 hours and is available to stream or download via the Michel Thomas Method Library app.

Jane Wightwick

Jane Wightwick is a graduate of Arabic. She is also a qualified language teacher and editor and has worked for a number of organizations both in and outside the Arab World.

Jane Wightwick

Jane Wightwick is a graduate of Arabic. She is also a qualified language teacher and editor and has worked for a number of organizations both in and outside the Arab World.

Mahmoud Gaafar

Mahmoud Gaafar is a native Arabic speaker born and brought up in Egypt. By profession, he is a crafter of words and has worked for a variety of Pan-Arab organizations.

Mahmoud Gaafar

Mahmoud Gaafar is a native Arabic speaker born and brought up in Egypt. By profession, he is a crafter of words and has worked for a variety of Pan-Arab organizations.

Arabic Vocabulary

LISTEN, ABSORB AND SPEAK ARABIC NATURALLY

In this 5-hour, phase 2 intermediate digital course, Michel Thomas Method teachers Jane Wightwick and Mahmoud Gaafar introduce over 600 new words and everyday phrases in Egyptian Arabic, while giving you the tools to allow you to create thousands more through the application of simple rules. Unlike most vocabulary courses there are no lists of words to memorize; instead you extend your vocabulary further by understanding the logical construction of Egyptian Arabic, altering the words in predictable ways to build up your knowledge and understanding of the language. This digital course is available to stream or download via the Michel Thomas Method Library app.

Jane Wightwick

Jane Wightwick is a graduate of Arabic. She is also a qualified language teacher and editor and has worked for a number of organizations both in and outside the Arab World.

Jane Wightwick

Jane Wightwick is a graduate of Arabic. She is also a qualified language teacher and editor and has worked for a number of organizations both in and outside the Arab World.

Mahmoud Gaafar

Mahmoud Gaafar is a native Arabic speaker born and brought up in Egypt. By profession, he is a crafter of words and has worked for a variety of Pan-Arab organizations.

Mahmoud Gaafar

Mahmoud Gaafar is a native Arabic speaker born and brought up in Egypt. By profession, he is a crafter of words and has worked for a variety of Pan-Arab organizations.