* They're two different languages. * They also have different alphabets. The English alphabet has 26 letters while the Arabic alphabet has 28 letters.
* English is written/read from left to right while Arabic is written/read from right to left. * Some Arabic letters/sounds are not found in English: ح خ ص ض ط ظ ع غ ق
* The English sounds /p/ and /v/ are not found in Arabic. * The Arabic sentence may not contain a verb. * The usual word order in English is SVO (subject then verb then object), while the usual word order in Arabic is VSO. * Most words in Arabic have different forms for male/female and singular/plural.