This month, Arab Academy is featuring Amadou Talla from the United Stares. Amadou joined our classroom program in Cairo for 2 weeks.  Read on to hear about his experience learning Arabic.

Why did you choose to learn Arabic?

I wanted to understand the language of the Quran. I also hope to be able to teach the Arabic language to beginners.

Why did you choose to learn at Arab Academy?

It was recommended to me by ACTFL through scholarship.

How has learning Arabic impacted your life?

It opened my mind to a new culture.

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

I made a lot of friends. I hope this will give me a better understanding of Arab world.

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

I haven’t tried any other online courses.

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

It’s easy if you find the right program, the right teachers (Arab Academy is the perfect example.