Online Arabic forums are a great way to improve one's Arabic, especially one's knowledge of a dialect. Forum users debate politics, economics, religion, family, music, television, and much, much more, and they often write the way they talk. Reading these forums can be a challenging yet rewarding experience.
al-Jazeera Television Programs
Al-Jazeera has many television programs that can be watched on its website. Better still, al-Jazeera usually provides the transcripts for entire shows, allowing students to read along when the audio becomes too difficult. Here are just a few of the shows available. Under individual episodes, look for the tab entitled Nuss al-Halqa (نص الحلقة).
IR and Foreign Policy
All of these resources are available online to members of the Boston College community through the Boston College Library.
All of these resources are readily available online or to members of the Boston College community through the Boston College Library.