Spoken Lebanese Arabic

ALPS is designed to help you learn how to speak Arabic. Spoken Lebanese Arabic is learned in the home and spoken with family, friends and co-workers. ALPS text books and courses are designed to help you interact in Spoken Arabic with confidence.

August 13, 2012

Sa7tein!

Sa7tein literally, means two healths and you will hear this said whenever and wherever food is being enjoyed.  Your hosts may say it to you before beginning the meal and you can also say it to someone in the middle of eating when you approach them.  The response is 3a 2albak! […]
July 25, 2012

Around the word حقّ:

At ALPS our program is built on teaching you common and practical words and phrases right from the beginning.  Here is an example of one small word and how it is used in different circumstances. You are right: معك حقّ You have the right: إلك حقّ You are right and […]
January 25, 2012

ALPS Partners with Universities

ALPS is pleased to announce its recent partnership with universities in the United States. Together we are working to give students the opportunity to learn Spoken Arabic while in Beirut. Arabic programs at universities are rapidly growing across the US and Europe. However, most of these universities offer MSA classes […]
July 19, 2011

ALPS Finishes New Textbook!

We have finished the first volume of Lebneini w 2aktar.  We are excited to get it into your hands soon!  It is full of useful Arabic phrases designed to get you speaking in the language of the Levant from day one.  While focusing on the colloquial, this book does not neglect […]