Lesson Title: 

The Iraqi Sense of Humor and Its Links With Their Sufferings

This discussion from Radio Free Iraq addresses Iraqis' sense of humor after the collapse of Saddam Hussein's regime. Many of the audio selections from this collection fluctuate between speakers of Modern Standard Arabic and the Iraqi dialect.

Language: 

  • Arabic, Iraqi

Topic: 

  • Culture/Society

ILR Level: 

  • 2+/3

ACTFL Proficiency: 

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

Modality: 

  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2007

ObjectID: 

IRAQ_11157

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