The material in this handy guide is divided into four parts: Common Expressions and Key Words, Essential Communication Tools, Travel Vocabulary and Useful Expressions, and Pronunciation Guides for Key Names and Signs. Each part contains a range of relevant vocabulary, useful phrases, and the minimum of grammatical explanation needed to allow users to vary the basic sentence structures in order to convey exactly what they want to say. The book also contains an A-Z index containing more than 1,000 additional vocabulary and their pronunciation for quick reference.
Dr Fethi Mansouri lectures in Middle Eastern Language and Culture Studies at Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia. He has conducted numerous studies on the learning and teaching of Arabic as a second language, and has also pioneered research on the mental and psychological aspects of learning Arabic.