Many people feel intimated by the word “rhetoric” or, in Arabic, Al Balaghah. They immediately assume it is the art of coming up with difficult words that others won’t understand. Instead, it’s the opposite. The meaning of the word “balaghah” comes from the verb لتصل ( litasil ), which means “to reach.” The idea is […]
The art of Arabic public speaking is a necessary skill for everyone. Here we outline the value of learning rhetoric, and what it means.