Lesson Title: 

Song of Sedation

This text comments on the place of long musical odes in Arabic culture, and how these lengthy and repetitive songs can hypnotize the listener's senses, but at the same time elevate his state of being.

Language: 

  • Arabic, Modern Standard

Topic: 

  • Culture/Society

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Superior, Advanced-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level

Modality: 

  • Reading

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2004

ObjectID: 

ARAB_1689

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