Here’s an overview of the different books we have at ALPS Beirut to help you learn Spoken Arabic. These books are available to anyone at our branches in Hamra or Mansourieh or online – you don’t have to be a student here to study Spoken Lebanese Arabic with our curriculum.
The Verbs Reference Book
A must for anyone studying Arabic. Use this book as a reference or pick a verb a day to study. You’ll find over 1000 Spoken Lebanese Verbs arranged by how frequently they are used. Learn more or buy it online.
The Arabic Alphabet – Spoken and MSA Arabic
This is the place most students start with us. You’ll learn how to read and write the Arabic alphabet in Modern Standard Arabic and Spoken Lebanese Arabic which gives you a good foundation in Arabic no matter where your studies will take you. If you already know the MSA alphabet, we’ll oftentimes go through this book quickly to help you see the difference between how Spoken Lebanese words are written and pronounced – this helps makes your transition from MSA to the Spoken Language easier. Learn more or buy it online.
Spoken Lebanese Book 1
Spoken Lebanese Book 2
Spoken Lebanese Book 3
In this book you’ll use common dialogues to help you learn new vocabulary and verbs as you improve your conversation skills. This book is currently only available at ALPS Beirut.
Spoken Lebanese Book 4
Building on Book 3, you’ll study longer dialogues filled with new words. We’ll also study adverbs and the subjunctive tense in-depth. This book is currently only available at ALPS Beirut.
Spoken Lebanese Book 5
In Book 5 the focus in on learning new vocab and improving listening comprehension as you listen to a series of stories about Abu Ali. This book is currently only available at ALPS Beirut.
Spoken Lebanese Book 6
In our most advanced book, you’ll practice using all of the grammar and words you have learned in different situations and conversations along with advanced listening comprehension exercises. This book is currently only available at ALPS Beirut.
Spoken Lebanese Advanced Options
We have films, projects, and personal conversation options for you to choose from. Fill out the form below if you are interested in learning more about these options.