Media Arabic (Essential Middle Eastern Vocabularies)

by 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.