Update: Added classes 8 and 9,
10 should be sent to me by tomorrow insh’Allah. Never mind, we didn’t really take too many notes the last day!
Update: Added notes from days 4-7. 3 more classes to go!
Note: I will update as the class proceeds insh’Allah, keep coming back to this page to check out more updates.
Like I promised, I will be posting up notes and such on the site from the Arabic classes I’ve been taking with Br. Nouman Ali Khan. The cool thing about the class is that each day, bayyinah sends you notes from the previous class as well as a video refresher (sent in beginning).
Here are the notes I took, its just general ideas and also its from day 1 only. Day 3 and 4 were hand written.
Ism-person thing place idea, animals, adjective, adverb, more.If its not fil and not harf, it’s ism.Every ism has 4 properties.Status4 lessons1) forms of statusRaf-doerNasb-detailJarr-after of2) how do you tell status?a) ending soundsU/un-rafA/an-nasbI/in-jarrB) ending combinationsI. Pair combination.Aani 2rAyni 2nAyni 2jIi. Plural combinationsCooma plrEena plnEema pljNumberGenderType
*have to make doer question.*Detail: where nDoer: who rJ-of.Allah sent the messenger long ago.U/un-r(doer)A/an- n(detail)I/in-j(after of)Fil-present, future past tense.
Harf-makes no sense by itself unless word comes next.
- Learning Arabic With Br. Nouman Ali Khan (themuslimvoice.wordpress.com)