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Learning the lingo

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Newcastle under Lyme
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Learning the lingo

Hi, I am returning to Marrakech in October for 2 weeks to Hotel Amine. I would like to learn a few words to be polite 'thank you' etc Can anyone recommend a good way for me to do this

Many thanks Peta

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1. Re: Learning the lingo

The primary language spoken in Marrakech is Darija, a dialect of Arabic. A useful site is http://www.speakmoroccan.com/

In the mountains and the south of Morocco people speak Berber.

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2. Re: Learning the lingo


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Newcastle under Lyme
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3. Re: Learning the lingo

Thanks for your help, very useful

Newcastle under Lyme
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4. Re: Learning the lingo

Thanks for your help very useful

Marrakech, Morocco
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5. Re: Learning the lingo

In addition Peta you'll find that all guide books (at least all that I have) have a small section on vocabulary and useful phrases in Moroccan Arabic. Your efforts will certainly be rewarded!

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