If you want to travel to an Arabic speaking country as a tourist or as an expatriate, it helps to have a working knowledge of Arabic language as not everybody knows English in the places you will be visiting. However, due to many reasons among them lack of time, you may not be able to attend Arabic language classes. So what you need is an excellent self learning kit that will be as good if not better than attending a language class.
There are many online resources offering Arabic self learning and even free ones. Some are good and others not so good. So how do you know which ones to chose?
The most important criteria you can use is if you can sample a bit of the main language and better still if it is for free. Any language course provider sure of his product can offer a small free sample to his would customers to make informed decisions.
Secondly, the course materials should be easily downloadable without having to use complicated applications and gadgets.
Thirdly, the sound and video engineering should be of such quality that can used easily with devices like iPods, Mp3 players, computers, headphones and the like.
Fourthly, the course materials should be interesting and fun to use so as to keep the students interested in the learning. So, features like Language games enhance the learning process and make the student learn faster without finding the lesson boring.
And finally, as a measure of faith in the language course, the trainer should give a money back guarantee if a student is not satisfied with the language course.