Humanities Seminar: Works in the Works – Professor Khalid Lachheb presents The “Modern” Arabic Dictionary: Truth or Fallacy?


Place: A-631 Date: May 17, 2016 Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Although the first Arabic dictionary was developed with Al-Khalil in the eighth century, the state of the art in Arabic dictionaries has not made much progress and falls far behind dictionaries for other languages, namely the Oxford and Cobuild for English and Larousse and Le Robert