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Tunisia Travel: Arabic Language in Tunis
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Tunisia Travel: Arabic Language in Tunis

Arabic in Tunisia ("Tunisian Arabic") is different from Arabic in other Arab nations. In fact, different Arabic "dialects" often vary so much that they can sound like completely different languages (some linguists actually categorize certain dialects as languages in their own right). In this video, we use Modern Standard Arabic on the way back to our vacation rental to try and communicate with a taxi ...
Tunisia Travel: Lydi Practices Arabic Online in Tunis
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Tunisia Travel: Lydi Practices Arabic Online in Tunis

We started taking online Arabic lessons while in Tunisia. We'd tried using French to communicate (since both French and Tunisian Arabic are spoken in Tunisia), however they'd had somewhat unsatisfactory experiences. People expected us to speak French, and reacted negatively when we did. So, we started learning Arabic and made an effort to communicate with the locals in Arabic whenever possible. We tried to ...
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