Teaching arabic as a foreign language in the uk language variation and diglossia in the teaching of arabic as part of the arabic language and culture. Diglossia is a relatively stable language situation in which, in addition to the primary dialects of the language as in the case of arabic diglossia,. Socio-cultural factors shaping language use in light of auer’s (2005) model abdelaadim bidaoui1 abstract in the field of arabic sociolinguistics, diglossia has been an. Diglossia arabic language services, llc is a comprehensive language service provider specializing in arabic language instruction, curriculum development, ilr test.
International journal of english language and linguistics research vol4, no4, pp1-11, june 2016 ___published by european centre for research training and. Classical arabic is the language of the koran, the holy book of islam, and has served as the chief vehicle and instrument of this religion. Original article diglossia in arabic tv stations hassan alshamrani arabic language institute, king saud university, saudi arabia received 26 january 2008 accepted 17.
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