Arabic is a Category IV language. It takes on average 64 weeks of full-time training to reach a limited working proficiency (ILR level 2). The exact time needed will depend on many factors, including a person’s language learning ability, intensity of instruction, and prior experience in learning a foreign language.
Where is ARABIC (Modern Standard) an official language?
Countries where this language is an official language: Bahrain, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Chad, Comoros, Djibouti, Mauritania, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Somalia, Egypt, Kuwait, Qatar, Oman, United Arab Emirates, Lebanon, Jordan, Tunisia, Iraq, Syria, Israel, Morocco, Algeria, Libya, Sudan