Essential Living for Muslim Women Inc., is dedicated to the education of Muslim Women. On going are classes in Classical Arabic and Modern Standard Arabic for all ages and levels. Come grow with us!.
Beginner Classical Arabic and Qur'anic Reading ~ Beginner level teaches; the 28 letters of the arabic alphabet, the makhrij (place of articulation) i.e. throat, lips, mouth, nasal etc for each letter.
The vowels ~ short and long vowels, the sukoon, tanween, shadda and basic rules for thinking and a strong foundation in the arabic language. This is a continuing class which includes Qur'anic reading. Text book provided.
Beginning Classical Arabic ~ Beginner level teaches: 28 letters of the Arabic Alphabets phonetically, the makhrij (place of articulation) for each letter, the vowels, short and long, the sukoon, tanween, shadda, and basic rules for a strong foundation in the arabic language. Text provided.
Level I Beginner Grammar ~ Level I beginner grammar teaches: nouns, independent and attached pronouns,interrogative, basic sentence structures, conversational classical arabic vocabulary, drills and tests. Text required "Elementary Modern Standard Arabic Volume I" (must be able to read Arabic).
Level II Intermediate Grammar ~ Level II intermediate grammar teaches: verb conjugation, idafa construct, comprehension stories with questions, conversational classical arabic, vocabulary, drills ,tests and Qur'anic research. Level II intemediate grammar text required "Elementary Modern Standard Arabic Volume I and an all Arabic Qur'an.
Level III Qur'anic Research and Advanced Grammar ~ Level III teaches: arabic verbal system i.e. forms and shades of meaning, use of arabic dictionary, use of the vocabulary of Qur'an, root words, definitions, particles, conjunctions etc., drills and tests. Level III text required "Elementary Modern Standard Arabic Volume I, Arabic Qur'an, Hans Wehr Dictionary, Vocabulary of the Qur'an.
All classes are 8 weeks and free of charge ~ the only requirement for the classes is COMMITMENT!!. Classes are held at Masjid An Nur 1996 So Stone Mtn Lithonia Rd Lithonia GA 30058 Please come and grow with us!! Class schedules are posted in Masjid An Nur or emailed upon request.