TELL ME MORE® is the first language learning method based on the
use of speech recognition technology. This collection of CD-ROMs is geared
not only towards learning Modern Standard Arabic, but also introduces
different Arabic dialects. The nuances of both the spoken language
(comprehension and pronunciation) and the written language (written expression
and grammar) are easily mastered using this software.
TELL ME MORE® Arabic introduces the standard Arabic
used in newspapers, television broadcasts and between Arabic speakers of
different nationalities. At the same time, an introduction to dialects such as
Egyptian, Yemeni, Algerian and Moroccan is also given.
800 HOURS OF LEARNING WITH MORE THAN 5,000 EXERCISES
:: Interactive Dialogues and Cultural
Use your computer to practice speaking in an interactive manner and
to perfect your pronunciation, with over 2,200 sentences and 30,000 words
related to themes taken from daily life. The dialogues are designed to help
students expand their knowledge with regard to different Arab cultures while
simultaneously strengthening their vocabulary skills.
:: More than 5,000 exercises
Enhance your learning with 11 different types of written and oral
activities: Word Association, Picture/Word Association, The Right Word, Word
Order, Fill-in-the-Blanks, Mystery Phrase, Dictation, Grammar Practice,
Crossword Puzzles, Sentence Practice, Phonetics Exercises.
:: Grammar and Vocabulary
> Consult 200 key grammar and conjugation points presented in a clear and
> Enrich your vocabulary with an audio glossary containing more than 4,300
A ONE-OF-A-KIND LESSON STRUCTURE
:: Two distinct lesson modes provide a simple learning method for
> The Free-To-Roam Mode allows you to select the activities and
exercises of your choice, giving you the freedom to create your own lessons.
> The Guided Mode offers a predefined lesson plan. You can follow
your progress using the Progress Chart.
Learn more about Arabic and Arab culture
Numerous dialogues and videos make learning easier and more enjoyable. The
cultural diversity of the Arabic-speaking world is illustrated using situations
taken from traditional and everyday life.
:: Speech Recognition
Using speech recognition technology, TELL ME MORE® is able to
recognize what you say, evaluate your pronunciation and correct your mistakes.
With the help of the voice graph and pitch curve, you can improve your
pronunciation and intonation. Phonetic exercises and 3D animations will also
facilitate learning the correct pronunciation of the 29 Arabic phonemes,
including Hamza, Baa' and Waaw.
Automatic Detection of Pronunciation Errors: S.E.T.S.®
TELL ME MORE® points out pronunciation errors within a sentence thanks to
its exclusive S.E.T.S.® (Spoken Error Tracking System).
Improve your listening comprehension and knowledge of Arab culture with
full-screen MPEG videos covering a wide variety of topics, excerpted from
Like the other products in the TELL ME MORE® collection, TELL ME MORE®
Arabic makes use of the most up-to-date technology in order to make learning
easier and more enjoyable.
INCLUDES both Complete beginner / beginner:
From zero to ten
A tour of Cairo
Meeting people: (in Egyptian dialect)
In the morning
Finding the way
In the taxi
At the doctor’s
At the store
At the coffee
Dinner: (in Moroccan dialect)
INCLUDES both intermediate & advanced:
Reading the newspaper:
At the post
At the market
the Arab world
A soccer game
Celebrating a birth
market: (in Yemeni dialect)
The country and the city
A traffic accident
Dining in a restaurant
At the hotel
Participating in a radio show
A wedding party: (in Algerian dialect)"
PC or compatible: Pentium® 333MHz or equivalent, Windows® XP Home Edition, XP
Professional, 2000 or 2003 (with Arabic language support), 128MB RAM, 70MB
available on hard disk, 8X CD-ROM drive, 800x600, 65,536-color graphics card (16
bit), 16-bit Windows®-compatible sound card, microphone and speakers or headset.
PC or compatible: Pentium® 650MHz or equivalent, Windows® XP Home Edition, XP
Professional, 2000 or 2003 (with Arabic language support), 256MB RAM, 140MB
available on hard disk, 24x CD-ROM drive, 1024x768, 16 million-color graphics
card (24 bit), 16-bit Windows®-compatible sound card, microphone and speakers or
use with Windows® 2000 and XP
This product in non-refundable if software box has been opened. The product is shipped separately directly from the publisher.