Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Read and Write Arabic Script (Teach Yourself (McGraw-Hill)) Paperback – 27 Oct 2011

5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review

See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
"Please retry"
click to open popover

Special Offers and Product Promotions

Enter your mobile number below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.
Getting the download link through email is temporarily not available. Please check back later.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

Product details

  • Paperback: 250 pages
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Inc.,US; 2 Blg edition (27 Oct. 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 007177453X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0071774536
  • Product Dimensions: 13 x 2 x 19.8 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,192,876 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5 stars
5 star
4 star
3 star
2 star
1 star
See the customer review
Share your thoughts with other customers

Top Customer Reviews

By h on 12 Dec. 2014
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Comment One person found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse

Most Helpful Customer Reviews on Amazon.com (beta)

Amazon.com: HASH(0x8dd414b0) out of 5 stars 4 reviews
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x91fa9760) out of 5 stars Great resource; editing errors annoying but not fatal 7 Dec. 2014
By Nathan - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
I picked up this book to learn to read and write arabic before buying a more comprehensive book on the learning the language. This book was great at teaching the script -- it's well organized and set at a pace where I could go through each chapter in a day without spending too much time on it.

That said, there's a handful of errors that take away from the book. As another reviewer mentioned, the editing isn't great -- if you can catch an error, it just shows that you're paying attention and learning! Don't get too hung up on them.

I also agree that the arabic print is a bit small and difficult to read sometimes.

Overall, I would buy this book again. I think it's a good resource, at a fair price, and small enough to fit in your bag (unlike large textbooks).

I'd also recommend Alif Baa (http://amzn.com/1589016327) for learning the script; as it also teaches you bits of the language and phrases along the way.
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
HASH(0x8de69ad4) out of 5 stars Good but poorly edited 11 May 2014
By R. Daoudi - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback
This book is really good and nicely lays out all the letters in easy to digest chunks. Good written explanation of things with lots of examples. However, there are several editing errors I've found through just the first 56 pages. But in some ways it's good if you can spot them because it just shows you are understanding the material. Also, their are some parts that go unexplained but you just roll with it and it doesn't stop you from learning to write. Some of the examples are in too small of font. If you are looking for a good intro to reading and writing Arabic to establish a foundation I recommend it.
By Ian - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
this is a great book to make you understand the fundamentals of reading and writing arabic.... in just 3 days i learned how to read and write a plethora of words, seriously.... i recommend this book to anyone interested in learning to read and write arabic
By Mr. Cruz - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Paperback
Complete piece of work. Good price
Were these reviews helpful? Let us know

Look for similar items by category