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Cultural Connections

Serving the students of various cultures represented in the Chicopee School District


Spanish Cultural Awareness

Puerto Rican Parade and Celebration in Holyoke, MA - July 2011

Puerto Rican Day Parade held in Holyoke: wwlp.com



Arabic Cultural Awareness







Arabic

Essential Terms

ENGLISH
ARABIC
Yes
Na-a'am
No
La; mish
Good morning
Al sa-lahm
Hello (daytime)
Al sa-lahm
Hello (evening)
Ma-sa'el khair
Hello (telephone)
Marhaban
Good-bye
Be-kha-trahk
Please
Min-fahd-lak (M)
Min-fahd-lik (F)
Thank you
Shook-rahn
Pleased to meet you
Sorirart biro'aitak
Excuse me; I'm sorry
Is-ma-leh
My name is
'ismii
I don't understand
An-na mish fahem
Do you speak English?
Hal tatakallumu l-inkliziyya?