هل تتكلم العربية؟ Do you speak Arabic? إذا كان نعم، ما هجةما هي اللهجة؟ If so, what dialect(s)؟ Do you know Standard Arabic (FuSHa?) Your answers will help us better offer suitable language workshops.
I speak Arabic although I am not yet fluent. I am taking a class in MSA as well.
لقد قمت بزيارة الشرق الأوسط؟ Have you visited the Middle East? If so, where & in what capacity? Where else have you traveled outside the US? Do you speak any other languages besides English & Arabic? No, this info won't be shared with the FBI!
I have lived in Morocco and Bahrain. I have also visited Jordan, Kuwait, Qatar, UAE and Oman.
كيف وجدت هذه المجموعة؟ How did you find this group? What would you like to get from it? For example, do you prefer Middle Eastern Music events, Dinner Parties, Language Workshops, Live Theatre, or just getting together to meet new people & have fun?
I prefer the dinner parties and language workshops.
· ما هو مجال عملك أو وظيفتك الحالية؟ ما هي وظيفة أحلامك؟ What is your current job, profession, or field? What is your dream job?
I am a professor of criminal justice.
Hi Michael and the whole meetup group... I am joining this meetup after talking with Michael at a lecture I gave about Bahraini policewomen at CUNY Graduate Center. Hanging out with fellow Arabic enthusiasts sounds like fun!