An absolutely invaluable work for beginners of classical Arabic. This book comprises the most popular verbs and nouns one would come across in classical Arabic study. All verbs are set out in their relevent categories (Bab Nasara Yansuru, Bab Daraba Yadribu, etc) in order to familiarize the student with the verb scales and sufficient examples for each.
Each verb is presented in its root (masdar), past (madi), present/future (mudari'), imperitive (amr), and prohibitive (nahy) forms, and accompanied by an Urdu translation. Non Urdu readers can simply ignore the Urdu translation.
Many madrasas require that students memorize the verbs in this book with their meanings, which blesses them with an extensive working vocabularly for understanding traditional Arabic texts.