Learn Arabic with Online Lessons

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Learn to speak Arabic

Learn to speak Arabic with a combination of our AI powered pronunciation exercises and dialogues made by our language experts. At Busuu, we know that just 10 minutes a day is enough to make big strides in learning a new language.

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Complete Arabic language course

We have over 60 units in our online Arabic course. Choose the topics you're most interested in, whether it’s culture, business or travel. No matter what your goals are and why you want to learn Arabic, we’ve got some simple and fun lessons for you!

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How can Busuu’s features help you master the Arabic language?

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Join our Community

Learning Arabic on your own can be challenging, hence we’ve created an online community to keep you on track. Write, speak and connect with Arabic native speakers from our community.

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Try our Vocabulary Trainer

How many words can you learn in one week? Challenge yourself and use our Vocabulary Trainer feature to help you keep track and memorise the new words you’ve just learnt.

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Track your Fluency Score

Track your progress and see your fluency score improve over time. Don’t worry if you miss a day, we’ll keep you on track and motivated with a series of fun exercises.

Why should you learn Arabic

For an English speaker, Arabic can seem like a difficult language to learn, but with challenge comes opportunity. The Arabic language is one of the most useful business languages to learn. With growing business opportunities in the Middle East and being the official language in over 20 countries, Arabic is the language that will help you improve your career and job opportunities.

Remember that learning a language is a challenge and a long term goal. We’re here to help you reach that dream faster and easier. It doesn’t happen overnight, but once you know a language, you know it for life!

What you will achieve with our course

Whether you’re visiting the Middle East, building up your career, or learning Arabic to better understand its history and culture, we’ve got you covered! Our lessons range from beginner to upper intermediate levels; you can start from any lesson or level. Start by learning how to say “how are you” and “thank you” in Arabic, and by the end of our course you’ll be able to tell a local about your interests and hobbies, and share your opinions on a variety of topics.

Example topics in our course

  • Beginner A1: Greeting people, jobs, numbers, colours, objects, food & drinks and basic grammar
  • Elementary A2: Conversations, shopping, eating out, travel and asking for directions
  • Intermediate B1: Job interviews, holidays, dating, culture, news and sharing opinions
  • Upper Intermediate B2: The modern world, entertainment, world news and media

Arabic for Travel course

If you're planning to travel to the Middle East soon and don't have time to complete the full course, we also offer an Arabic for Travel course that will teach you some survival phrases to help you get around. Learn how to ask for directions, buy tickets and get recommendations from locals.

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