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#LanguageFacts – Weirder Than You Think!

If you think the world of languages is boring, think again! Here are some intriguing facts about the languages taught here at GA Institute. Chinese Written Chinese is over 3,000 years old! The oldest Chinese characters that have been found to date are...

Hear From Our Students- Bing

Meet Bing- someone who is both student and teacher! A teacher of Chinese, she started learning Arabic to connect better with her students. I’m always wanting to learn a new language when I’m teaching. Because if I know the pronunciation of the language...

Celebrate UN French Language Day!

In 2010, the United Nations decided to honour the French language with designating the 20th of March to be the UN French Language Day. It was a day that was meant to raise awareness and respect for the history, culture and achievements of French, one...

GA Institute on TimeOut Dubai!

The GA Institute’s 30-Day Language Challenge encouraged Dubai residents to learn a new language, and in the process, caught the eye of TimeOut Dubai! Here’s an extract from its article on the challenge- Golden Age Institute’s managing director...

GA Institute on DubaiEye 103.8 FM!

Talking about the process of learning a new language, GA Institute’s managing director Khaled Boudemagh is interviewed by Helen Farmer for the show Afternoons with Helen. They show one letter, which is the ‘ta’ letter, to show how easy...

GA Institute in The Khaleej Times!

Keeping to its commitment of providing quality foreign language to the people of Dubai, GA Institute’s own Khaled Boudemagh was featured in Khaleej Times’ article regarding the expat community’s growing interest in learning Arabic. “All...

The Chinese Zodiac- A Different Story Every Time

As the legend goes, when the Jade Emperor called for a great meeting to decide the Chinese 12-year zodiac cycle, the Pig was the last to arrive. The great meeting was almost done when the Emperor heard a little squeal. Apparently, the Pig had overslept...

Hear from our students – Cassie 📺

Cassie had been living in Dubai for 3 years and she was still not able to speak any Arabic so she decided to join GA institute and learn the local language. Another of her reasons is that we live in a more connected world and it would be great to be able...

How many languages are spoken in the world ?

As per an article from [1] Ethonologue, there are 7,097 languages in the world. Studies show that languages are most widely spread in Africa and Asia that represent more than 2/3 of the total number. While the number of languages in Europe only represents...

Short term courses of Arabic, English or French

Get more confidence and improve your language skills. 20h per level 2h classes twice per week on morning, evening or once on week-ends Classes of Arabic, English and French from in small groups For all levels Experienced native speaker teachers Starting...