Tools and Apps
Tools for learning Arabic: dictionaries, subtitles, streaming, apps, websites.
LibreOffice - unlike Microsoft Word - does not offer to change the color of Arabic diacritical marks (tashkeel/harakat). However, there are two tricks.
Arabic keyboards lack many important special characters. Here is a list of the most important characters and signs which you can copy and paste.
Numbers in the Arabic language are like solving mathematical equations. But there is good news: a new online tool - which is of great help to learn the rules: arabic.ba
LLN is a Google Chrome extension that gives you superpowers over Netflix. You can watch films and series with two subtitles.
Many websites offer free Arabic lessons. Two of the best are Playaling and material of the Defense Language Institute.