This month, Arab Academy is featuring Rie Kurihara from Japan. Rie joined our classroom program in Cairo for a month. Read on to hear about her experience learning Arabic.


Why did you choose to learn Arabic?

Interest in Arabic culture and Islam.

Why did you choose to learn at Arab Academy?

Recommended by a Japanese friend.

How has learning Arabic impacted your life?

Led to have a job.

Has Arab Academy changed or impacted your life in any other way?  If so, how?

I got to know other different people from different backgrounds.

How Arab Academy is unique compared to other language centers/ online courses you have tried?

With its unique teaching materials and great teachers.

What would you tell someone who is interested in learning Arabic, but hasn’t yet tried it out?

Arabic is much easier to learn than you expect in the beginning but very deep and you can understand different cultures.