Hossam Abouzahr

Hossam Abouzahr

Hossam Abouzahr is a writer and analyst who publishes regularly on the Arabic language and works on issues like international development. He runs The Living Arabic Project, an online multi-dialect Arabic dictionary.

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How Arabs Have Failed Their Language

How Arabs Have Failed Their Language

Arabs damned their own language through diglossia and denial. They have tried to elevate fus-ha, the only so-called true or pure Arabic, while working to discredit, disable, and even destroy dialects.

Hossam Abouzahr