Damascus Gate Arabic is a new Arabic language school in Jerusalem providing private Arabic lessons custom tailored to your personal needs and interests. Whether you are an individual or a group, our highly motivated teachers strive to give engaging and enjoyable lessons that will keep you steadily progressing in a fun manner. While most Arabic schools only offer courses beginning at a set time, Damascus Gate Arabic can create a lesson plan which is flexible and fits your personal schedule.

Lessons are available in both Modern Standard Arabic (فصحى) and Colloquial Arabic (عامية) and can be either general, or modified to focus on specific subjects such as politics, history, literature etc.

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Damascus Gate is currently offering mostly private Arabic lessons, but special group drop-in classes are held in Jerusalem on a bi-weekly basis. These classes usually require no prior knowledge and deal with a wide variety of interesting and fun topics. If you wish to stay up to date with the latest classes and events, please join our facebook group. https://www.facebook.com/groups/414181591962362/

The overall method at Damascus Gate focuses on actually learning how to speak, understand, read, and write Arabic – opposed to most universities and courses which focus on grammar trivialities and fine details. Here we look at the big picture and put you on a path that will make you get to a much higher level in a much faster and enjoyable manner.