November 7, 2012

Beginners Spoken Lebanese Class Beings November 19

Learn to Speak Lebanese This class is for anyone who wants to learn the most useful phrases and concepts in the spoken Lebanese dialect.  You’ll learn how to introduce yourself, how get around Beirut easier using your Arabic and more.  Sign up by e-mailing Joelle at  This will be a […]
October 31, 2012

MSA Class Begins November 26th

Sign up for this 3 week MSA class if you have a basic level (IA) of FussHa and want to improve your reading, writing and grammar in Modern Standard Arabic using Al-Kitaab 1.  This will be a small, personal class with only 3-5 students, so reserve your place today. To […]
October 17, 2012

Walk Beirut When You Are Studying Arabic in Lebanon

  Even if you are just visiting Lebanon for a week, make sure you go on the Walk Beirut tour. Our students love this experience and always come back with rave reviews and excited about the new things they learned. Take an afternoon and walk through Beirut and discover the […]
October 5, 2012

Taking a day trip (mashwar) in Lebanon

If you are staying in Beirut for more than a few days make sure you take a day and leave the noise and the traffic behind and go to the mountains, the beach or a river. There are many places to go that aren’t too far from Beirut. If you would […]
October 4, 2012

Spoken Lebanese Class Begins Monday-Sign Up Today!

Can you read Arabic but cannot speak the Lebanese dialect? If so, this class is for you.  In this Spoken Lebanese course you will learn the most useful phrases and concepts in the spoken Lebanese dialect. This class is for students that already know the Arabic alphabet, but are learning […]
September 28, 2012

Studying Arabic in Beirut-What you need to know before taking the plunge

Here are some experts from a recent article by Ben Kalt that appeared in Now Lebanon. Read the full article here. Before picking a place to study, you should know that Arabic is a hard language to acquire. The US Defense Department rates Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) as a “Category […]
September 26, 2012

Start Speaking Lebanese Now

Register Today for Spoken Lebanese Classes in October ALPS is offering classes in October for anyone who wants to start learning how to speak Arabic. In class you will learn to write and pronounce the alphabet in both MSA and Spoken Lebanese and learn the most useful phrases and concepts […]
September 20, 2012

How are we doing?

If you have taken classes at ALPS, please take a minute to take our quick survey. Thanks!
August 29, 2012

August was the Best Month Yet

Here at ALPS we want to take a moment to recognize our students and teachers for making August our most successful month ever. Thank you teachers for providing such personal instruction day in and day out and thank you students for spending your time in Beirut with us!