Arabs are highly sociable people and family play a very important part in their lives. In Arabic A1.2, learn how to introduce family members and describe people.
When a man is being introduced to a woman, he should wait to see if she extends her hand towards him first. It is not customary for Muslim women to shake a man’s hand in public settings. When a Western woman is introduced to a Muslim man, she also should respectfully wait for him to make the first move instead of extending her hand first in a greeting.
The so-called ‘personal space’ might be slightly smaller in the Middle East than it is in some Western countries. Try not to move away when a person steps closer as you might unwillingly offend them.
* All cudoo language Microlearning courses are mapped to international CEFR levels and “Can Do” statements