Language Conservation: Shehhi

The conservation of language, dialect, and accent is an important cultural and anthropological issues facing tribes throughout the United Arab Emirates. The locally based National recently looked into the topic with a spotlight on the Hebus and Shehhu mountain tribes located outside the city in Ras Al Khaimah. Featured in the video are tribe members and linguists who share a glimpse into the history of the Arabic language’s evolution in the region.

Watch the Video: found on the National