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- Published in: Liaison Magazine, LLAS, U. of Southhampton
- Download/Read Online: A Taste of Arabic (p. 47-48)
- It is widely spoken by more than 280 million native speakers across the Arab world, comprising North African countries from the shores of Morocco, the Fertile Crescent of the Middle East, Arab Peninsula and the Gulf states. This is in addition to 250 million non-native speakers.