Nassim Saleh Obeid

Researcher - Middle East Studies
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Academic interests

I am interested in Arabic Language and literature, Semitic languages (Etymology and comparative), Linguistics (English & Arabic), teaching Arabic for native and non-native speakers, and doing research in the field of Semitic Languages (Arabic and it's sisters in Semitic Languages).

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Courses taught

  • Arabic Language (grammar and Literature) at all levels for native speakers
  • Arabic Language (grammar and Literature) at all levels for non-native speakers
  • Linguistics of Arabic and Semitic languages 
  • Arabic phonetics and Phonology
  • Semitic languages (comparison especially in Arabic and Hebrew) 
  • Texts in English about Arabic Language and literature for native Arabic speakers.

Background

- Bachelor's degree in Arabic language and literature from the University of Damascus, in 2000, a good rank.
- Postgraduate Diploma / language section of the University of Damascus, in 2001, a very good rank.
- MA in linguistics from the University of Mysore in India in 2006, the first of his class.
- PhD in Semitic languages ​​(Linguistics) from the University of Mysore India, 2010

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Teaching Experience:

1. Arabic language course for non-specialists in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Damascus in the media department in the first year from 2001 to 2002, and the Department of Sociology in the first year from 2001 to 2002.
2. English course for fourth-year students in the Department of Arabic at the University of Damascus in 2011-2017
3. Semitic language course (old East) for the second-year students of the Department of Arabic Language in Swaida branch in 2011.2017
4. English language course for fourth-year students in the Department of Arabic Language in Swiada branch in 2011-2017
5. Linguistics for third year the Department of Arabic Language in Damascus University in 2011. 2012-2017
6. English language course for students of the Department of History fourth year, Swaida- branch in 2012-2017.
7. English language course for third year students in the Department of Arabic Language, in Swiada branch in 2012-2017
8. Semitic language course (old East) for the second-year students - Department of Arabic Language - Swiada branch in 2012.2017
9. Semitic language course (Eastern) –for students master the language (Arabic Language Department) at Damascus University, 2012-2017
10. English language - for students master the language and literature in the Department of Arabic at Damascus University 2016.
11. Decision acoustics for M.A students-  in the Department of Arabic Language for non-native speakers - at the Higher Institute of Languages ​​at the University of Damascus. 2012-2016.

12- Chairman of Arabic department in the second faculty of Arts and Humanities. Swaida Branch, Damascus University. 2015-2017.

13- Universal Literature, for the fourth-year students - Department of Arabic Language - Swiada branch in 2015-2016.

Membership

 Permanent member of the Linguistics Society of India which is based in Pune, India
 

Scientific research:

1- Comparative Vocabulary in Semitic languages: Arabic, Syriac and Hebrew. - Published in the Journal LANGUAGE IN INDIA 2008, the month of August.
2- Etymological analysis for Some Words of Body Parts in Some Semitic Languages
Published in the Journal LANGUAGE IN INDIA 2009, the month of February.

Proofreading: Audited number of books for the benefit of the University of Damascus, Baath University, Teshreen University, and Aleppo University.

 

Conferences:

Participated in several scientific conferences on Linguistics and Language Science, India from 2006 to 2010.

My deep love & gratitude to ♥ Norway ♥ and ♥ SAR ♥

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Publications

1- Comparative Vocabulary in Semitic languages: Arabic, Syriac and Hebrew. - Published in the Journal LANGUAGE IN INDIA 2008, the month of August.

link: http://www.languageinindia.com/aug2008/comparativesemitic.pdf


2- Etymological analysis for Some Words of Body Parts in Some Semitic Languages
Published in the Journal LANGUAGE IN INDIA 2009, the month of February.

link: http://www.languageinindia.com/feb2009/etymologysemitic.html

Published Sep. 5, 2017 12:42 PM - Last modified Sep. 19, 2017 10:00 AM