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In this video, a Mauritanian expert discusses greetings in Mauritania.
In this video, a Sudanese expert discusses a common expression in Sudan.
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In this video, an expert on Jordan discusses the language landscape of Jordan.
In this video, an Ethiopian expert discusses the greetings in Ethiopia.
In this video, a military service member discusses the Arabic language.
An Indian national discusses first greetings and small talk.
If you have plans to head to another country, and you're interested in learning a little more about the perspectives and culture of the people there, see if you can find a podcast about it. We highlight a few language- and culture-specific podcasts here.
In this video, a Moroccan civilian and a Moroccan officer explain appropriate greetings in Morocco.