Reading and Writing the Arabic Alphabet​

These files accompany the book Reading and Writing the Arabic Alphabet.

Arabic for Refugee Resettlement Volunteers

Welcome Red Cross Refugee Resettlement Volunteers!

Arabic Audio and Transcript

This Arabic Audio and written transcript contains 25 minutes of phrases and dialogues aimed to get you communicating with your new families. The audio is based around vocabulary you need for daily activities, and for refugee resettlement specific tasks: Going to school, going to the doctor, dealing with WINZ and taking the bus. There are 3 audio files and an accompanying written transcript for you to download. If you have any questions or comments please send us an email to

Files to Download

  Trouble downloading? The audio files are in zip files, if your computer can’t find a programme to open the files, you can download a free evaluation version of WinZip from This audio and transcript is provided free for Red Cross Refugee Resettlement Volunteers. If you are not a red cross volunteer, you are also welcome to download and make use of these resources. Find this audio useful? Why not make a donation to the Red Cross to show your appreciation.