This classic learning aid, popular with teachers and students alike, has now been fully revised and substantially expanded for a complete new edition. With a fully vocalized Arabic text in clear, legible type, this invaluable lexicon now contains more than 3,500 Arabic verbs from 1,450 verb roots. Entries feature concise English definitions, the perfect and imperfect tenses and verbal noun of each verb, and carefully crafted context sentences to illustrate the correct usage and clarify the meaning. An index of English definition helps the user navigate the entries.
Ahmed Taher Hassanein is professor of Arabic studies and chairman of the Arabic Department (Languages and Translation) at Misr University for Science and Technology, and is the author of numerous books on Arabic grammar and style. Dr. Kamar Mostafa Abdou is an associate professor and former director of the Arabic Language and Translation Program of the American University in Cairo's Center for Adult and Continuing Education. Dalal Abo El Seoud, with a PhD from Ain Shams University, is an Arabic language instructor at the Arabic Language Institute of the American University in Cairo.