Samples of textbooks produced by Al-Qalam Publications and taught in our syllabus are available to view below.

First Steps To Understanding Verb Conjugation.pdf

First Steps To Understanding Verb Conjugation

An introduction to Sarf (Arabic verb conjugation), in English.

Clearly presented and organised in progressing levels with relevant examples for practice.

This first unit is available for viewing.

First Steps To Understanding Nahw Unit 1.pdf

First Steps to Understanding Nahw

A novel and comprehensive introduction to Nahw, in English. Presented in an easy to understand and concise format to make acquiring of Arabic straightforward.

Rules are simplified and explained clearly with illustrated examples and ample exercises to consolidate understanding.

This textbook is currently undergoing development. This first of seven units are available for viewing.

Videos of much of the material from this text is on our Youtube channel on the First Steps to Understanding Nahw Level 1 playlist.

Muntakhabaat sample pages.pdf


A collection of Arab proverbs and stories along with sayings of the Salaf and accounts of their lives.

The study of Nahw and Sarf is implemented in translation and analysis of this text. Organised with incrementing levels of difficulty and length to progress through as proficiency develops.

A few sample pages of varying levels are available for viewing.

As-Sugra Fil Awamil.pdf

الصغری في العوامل

A brief Arabic introduction to the basic concepts of Nahw, based on the Awamil of al-Jurjani and al-Birkwi, and others.

Structured with clear headings and the use of colour for ease of navigation. Self-explanatory tables at the end of the book to make key concepts accessible.

The entire book is available for viewing.

al-Wusta Fil Awamil.pdf

الوسطی في العوامل

An expansion of الصغری which covers more details of Nahw.

Structured in parallel with the user-friendly style of الصغری with additional footnotes detailing the irab of all the examples.

This textbook is currently undergoing development. A few sample pages are available for viewing.

al-Kubra Fil Awamil.pdf

الكبری في العوامل

A detailed Arabic textbook and expansion on الصغری and الوسطی which discusses the rules of Nahw. A blend of all the concepts studied in books such as هداية النحو and قطر الندی with a unique focus on Quranic examples to reinforce learning.

Presented in the same acccessible style as الصغری and الوسطی.

This textbook is currently undergoing development. A few sample pages are available for viewing.

Zaad as-Salihin.pdf

زاد الصالحين

A comprehensive compilation of ahadith collected under useful titles.

Used not only as an introduction to Arabic texts but also to develop a zeal for perfecting character.

This book has been covered in our Zad as-Saliheen playlist, available on our YouTube channel.