Media Arabic (Essential Middle Eastern Vocabularies)

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press Date of Publication: 2012 ISBN: 978-0748644957 Author: Elisabeth Kendall

What is the Arabic for ‘the UN’? How does the Arabic media say ‘rogue state’? Or ‘Arab Spring’? This short, accessible vocabulary gives you ready-made lists of key terms in media Arabic for translating both from and into Arabic. This second edition has been revised and updated throughout and now includes an English-Arabic index. It also comes with a CD of audio files for you to check your pronunciation against and online interactive flashcards for you to test yourself and consolidate your knowledge. Divided into 8 key areas: General (reports, statements, sources, common media idioms) – Politics & Government – Elections – Military – Law and Order – Economics – Trade & Industry – Aid & Development.