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No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

What if your dream teacher is on the other side of the country? No problem. You can meet with your teacher online using a webcam on your computer.

Average Cost of Arabic Lessons

The average cost of 60-minute Arabic lessons is $44. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $15 and $85 per hour.

30-min $15
 
$30 average
$60
45-min $17
 
$38 average
$75
60-min $15
 
$44 average
$85

For the best experience, we typically recommend 60-minute Arabic lessons. However, students looking for a more affordable option may want to consider a shorter lesson length of 45 or 30 minutes. On average, 45-minute Arabic lessons are 14% less expensive at $38, and 30-minute lessons cost 32% less at $30.

Curious how much Arabic lessons cost in your area? Do a quick search to get local prices for the best Arabic teachers .

Arabic Lesson Reviews from Students

Students are raving about their Arabic instructors on TakeLessons. Check out some of these recent reviews.

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Popular Arabic instructors

Moataz A.

Stamford, CT
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Ivan R.

Annandale, VA
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carol H.

New York, NY
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Stamford, CT

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I am a native speaker from Egypt who has studied traditional and non traditional Arabic classes including MSA (modern Standard Arabic), and even classical fus7a (fusshha) and modern colloquial. I have tutored Arabic at the Ohio State University and can also teach how to write Arabic calligraphy if interested. My interest in learning other languages have broadened my perspective on teaching from many different backgrounds not just English.

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Adam M. June 4, 2018
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Great photoshop trainer! He answered all of our questions and we are now photoshop experts! Thank you, Moataz!
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Jonathan June 3, 2018
· Arabic · Online
Great start!
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Brianna J. June 2, 2018
· Arabic · Online
He helped me alot

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Annandale, VA
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Learn the basics of The Arabic language. Alphabet, culture, geography and cuisine.

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New York, NY
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let your child learn Arabic in a different and fun technique way, through symbols and images. You child will speak from the first session, and will be able to read and memorize the words through images. Kids will learn Arabic based on a series of icons placed grammatically and interpreted as full complex sentences. Adults will find Arabic so easy and simple using the best books and techniques using conversational Arabic. No wasting time let'd start speaking!!

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Cornell Burnette June 4, 2018
· Arabic · In home
Excellent

Amani A.

Citrus Heights, CA
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aaron W.

Austin, TX
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Raghad M.

Alexandria, VA
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Citrus Heights, CA

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Arabic is the official language of over 20 countries with well over 300 million native speakers. You can learn it now!

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Inaara V. May 28, 2018
· Arabic · Online
Excellent teacher
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Sahil A. May 14, 2018
· Arabic · Online
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Michelle V. May 2, 2018
· Arabic · Online
I absolutely loved her! Very patient & is so helpful with everything!

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Austin, TX
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I teach in a very context-based, interactive way. I don't believe that rote memorization is an effective tool for language learning, so I create games and scenarios for my students to apply the information that they learn in a fun and exciting way. I create a study set for each of my student's lessons and share them with them for their at-home studying.

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Amal June 7, 2018
· Arabic · Online
Aaron is the third Arabic teacher I've worked and is definitely the best in all respects.

He is very organized and efficient and pleasant to learn from. I've developed much better and structured habits in how I approach my grammar and understanding of Arabic- he made it feel so easy. He challenges me just enough so that I can learn where I need to grow.

Great at teaching at any level.

Highly recommended!
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Brian June 6, 2018
· Arabic · Online
Aaron breaks down his lessons by category which is extremely helpful. Smart and professional man who knows his craft. He can explain the same concept/idea in 10 different ways and won't just 'bypass' anything you aren't completely clear on. Cool guy, patient, worth all my time and money.
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Jackson Maddahi June 4, 2018
· Arabic · Online
Aaron’s a really cool guy and a great teacher. I took lessons with him 3x a week and my Arabic improved so quickly. I scored high on my tests and got to exactly where I wanted to be. He is straightforward and to the point but not at all uptight. Definitely highly recommend.

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Alexandria, VA

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Can you imagine an actress giving Arabic lessons! Well that’s me. Are you wondering what could make an actress give Arabic lessons? The answer is love. I love that the Arabic language is built up on emotions and is poetic. Through my work as an actress I have to use perfect language as well as perfect skills in delivering the language. Actors in Syria need to have very good Arabic, especially Fusha. Being an Arabic native speaker doesn’t mean that your Fusha is good. My Fusha is good because I’ve always loved reading both novels and poetry, and because I used to write in Arabic newspapers, and beside all of these things, I had the chance to practice my Fusha through my work as an actress.
I started tutoring Arabic four years ago. I teach both Fusha and Syrian dialect for children and adults. Through the years I’ve worked on making my lessons full of fun and energy. My lessons are definitely unconventional with a lot of activities in and out the class. Sometimes I cook Syrian food with

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Chris May 16, 2018
· Arabic · Online
Raghad is a great Arabic teacher. Since taking lessons with her, my Arabic speaking skills have improved beyond my expectations. My vocabulary of the Syrian dialect has also increased which is further enhancing my speaking and listening skills. I would recommend Raghad to anyone who wants to learn the Syrian dialect or to improve their overall Arabic skills
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Eric May 1, 2018
· Arabic · In home
Raghad was very engaged. I really liked her teaching style and enjoyed each and every lesson.
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Josh April 15, 2018
· Arabic · Online
She is a very good instructor with a lot of passion for teaching arabic.

Why TakeLessons?

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Arabic Lessons

Do you want to take Arabic lessons with the perfect teacher near you? If yes, then you’ve come to the right place. Private Arabic lessons and classes with a TakeLessons Certified™ teacher - whether in-home, studio, or online - accelerates your progress, increases enjoyment, and improves every student's chances of becoming a fluent user of the Modern Standard Arabic language. Private tutoring makes learning easy, it's more affordable than you might think, and it's the most impactful way to improve your skills for beginner or advanced learners.

Our Arabic tutors work with students of all ages: kids, teenagers, adults, and even seniors. They can teach you the origins of the Arabic language, in addition to the vocabulary, the grammar, the punctuation, the consonants, the vowels, allophones, dialects, sentence structures, variations between Arabic, gender differences, politeness in Arabic culture and its relationship to the other forms of Arabic in the Middle East. Learn about and experience the physical, social, and emotional benefits of learning a foreign language like Arabic.

As a Category 5 language, Arabic is one of the hardest foreign languages to master. It takes up to 88 weeks of deliberate practice to gain General Professional Fluency. A private tutor can help keep you focused, committed, and motivated, not to mention their ability to help you overcome any language hurdles you have trouble with.

Your tutor offers you expert language learning techniques and tips, and helps you develop good practice habits, so that you can maximize your learning experience, and achieve your goals faster. Though learning Arabic is extremely useful while traveling to Saudi Arabia, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, and other Middle Eastern and Northern Africa destinations, it also helps with career prospects and with personal relationships. Become a better Arabic speaker, reader, writer, and communicator.

Whether you are a beginner, intermediate, or advanced student, our private teachers come from a variety of backgrounds, making it easy to find the perfect match for your interest and skill level. Each instructor's specialties are listed in their profile, along with details about their background check, photos, student feedback, and lesson availability.

Students taking online Arabic classes benefit from greater convenience, enjoy better rates, and can choose from a wider selection of teachers nationwide. If you've ever taken any foreign language classes over Skype, you'll love using our interactive TakeLessons Classroom.

We guarantee a personalized experience that will make you glad you took up private lessons. In fact, we are so committed to your happiness that we offer all new customers a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee on your first lesson.

Alternative Foreign Language Lesson Methods:
Arabic Apps and Books

For independent language learners, downloading popular language apps - free and premium - or checking out books from the library are excellent options. They cost less overall than private lessons, and allow you to learn at your own pace, on your own time, and the topics of your own choosing. The downside is that you don't have personal instruction for the times you need to overcome any challenging obstacles. Learning with a partner or a teacher gives you the personal interaction you need to verbally practice and attempt the language.

Middle East Travel & Immersion

If you're considering study-abroad programs to the Middle East, work relocation, international business opportunities, or general travel as a means to learning the language, immersing your self in the origin country and interacting with locals is a surefire way to accelerate your learning. Reading signs, menus, and local newspaper magazines while abroad could expose you to all kinds of spontaneous subjects. Conversing with or having to ask native speakers for directions or recommendations forces you to proactively apply your lessons. The downside is that many students, professionals, and travelers don't feel as confident in taking this approach. Not knowing the basics of the language could backfire on you, and lead to poor decision making. Traveling in countries where English isn't the primary language can be risky if you don't plan ahead. If you learn basic conversation and the most popular phrases for traveling, then you can combine this knowledge with immersion and return home a more fluent speaker.

Group Classes

Taking small group classes to learn a new language is another good way to acquire basic language skills, immediate feedback, and human interaction. It combines both passive and active learning. A professional instructor leading the class can keep the agenda tight and ensure each student gets the chance to participate, and get their questions answered. It can also be more affordable than private 1-on-1 lessons. Find local Arabic group classes near you by doing a quick Google search, or better yet, sign up for TakeLessons Live, the new and affordable way to learn languages, and to learn how to play musical instruments in small groups of 5-8. You pay a flat monthly or annual fee, and get unlimited access to hundreds of classes online every month. Perfect for beginners.

At TakeLessons, we understand every student is different, and that the best way to learn any language is to try a combination of various learning techniques. Try all of the above, find out what works best for you, and then study hard and smart. It's only a matter of time before you achieve your goals.

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