Narrow by
Use this menu to filter your search results. Check boxes below to return search results related to any combination of issue and regional interest.
Issues
Regions
Stay Connected to Sada Subscribe Sada is published in English and Arabic and available as articles are published or in a weekly digest.
Enter name and address (All fields are required)
Select Delivery
x

Resources For Writers

Writing about the Middle East and North Africa presents unique challenges. Here you can find Sada's transliteration system, style guide, and online grammar resources to aid in the polishing of your article in English or in Arabic.

Carnegie Style Guide (PDF): a short primer on English usage for policy papers and Sada articles.

Al-Hayat Style Guide (PDF): a style guide for MSA journalistic usage.

Sada Transliteration Chart (PDF): how we transliterate Arabic words, from the IJMES system.

Sada Arabic Word List (PDF): An alpha-order list of Arabic names and words as they appear on the site. Last Updated: 09/12/2011.

Al Maany Online Dictionary: Our recommendation for EN-AR and AR-EN translation, with contextualized content.

Baheth: Ibn Manzur’s classical lexicon Lisan al-Arab plus other AR dictionaries in a searchable format.

 

Stay Connected

Subscribe to Sada:
 
Subscription Options Sada is published in English and Arabic and available as articles are published or in a weekly digest.
Select Delivery
 
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace 1779 Massachusetts Ave. NW Washington, DC 20036-2103 P: 202.483.7600 F: 202.483.1840
Carnegie Middle East Center Emir Bechir Street, Lazarieh Tower Bldg. No. 2026 1210, 5th flr. Downtown Beirut P.O.Box 11-1061 Riad El Solh Lebanon P: +961 1 99 12 91 F: +961 1 99 15 91