Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Arabic Through the Qur'an” as Want to Read:
Arabic Through the Qur'an
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Arabic Through the Qur'an

3.91  ·  Rating details ·  22 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
Whether used as a means of self-instruction or as part of higher learning coursework, this language primer is ideally suited for those wishing to learn classical Arabic and for Muslims who wish to learn Arabic exclusively for use in their religious and spiritual practice. Designed to enhance the understanding of the Qur'an and its vocabulary that has infiltrated the whole ...more
Hardcover, 352 pages
Published October 1st 2005 by Islamic Texts Society
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Arabic Through the Qur'an, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Arabic Through the Qur'an

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-10)
Rating details
Sort: Default
|
Filter
Francesca Bocca-Aldaqre
I bought this book as a first resource to learn the Arabic language, after having studied an introductory book to learn how to read and write in the Arabic alphabet.
The book is well structured, and enables the student to analyse and understand simple Quranic verses after a few lessons.
However, grammatical explanations are extremely concise (even though clear), and there are very few exercises. The student might be overwhelmed by the depth of the material after the first few pages.
I advice people
...more
Sofia
Sep 16, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: arabic-books
I use this book to teach students Arabic with the aim of being able to read the Quran in it's original Arabic text. I have always used Haywood and Nahmad's A New Arabic Grammar, to teach and while I prefer the depth of the latter, the brief "bite-size" nature of the chapters in this book, make it more accessible for students. However if you are looking for a teach-yourself kind of book, this will probably not be sufficient. Hence four rather than five stars.
Ramón
Mar 24, 2008 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
I don't have any other frame of reference for books on learning Arabic, but I found this one to be helpful. It's pretty limited in scope though, so if you're wanting to get serious about learning Arabic, there are probably better resources. For the casual learner like myself, give it a try.
Jameel Siddiq
rated it it was amazing
Dec 14, 2014
Badrul Aini Sha'ari
rated it it was amazing
Oct 31, 2017
Seyed Hossein
rated it liked it
Feb 13, 2015
Faiza
rated it it was amazing
Feb 19, 2011
Nóra Vaszlovics
rated it it was amazing
Dec 18, 2016
Saleem Abdallah
rated it it was ok
Dec 07, 2014
Jennifer
rated it really liked it
Feb 03, 2011
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »