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My name is Kawther karain.  I was born in Jerusalem.  I am 41 years old.  I left to the states at the age of 10 .  I then moved to Jordan where I go married and now have 5 children.  I did my post graduates while working at Philadelphia University for 7 years before moving to GJU where I have been working since 2010.

Educational Background

PhD in TEFL: Yarmouk University , 2010
Masters in Translation Yarmouk University, 2006
B.A. in Literature Montclair State University, 1997
Research Interests

Sociolinguistics, Discourse Analysis, Translation Problems and Challenges.


Longman Publishing House:  Academic Coordinator.

Philadelphia University:  lecturer at the English Department.

The German Jordanian University:  Lecturer at the English Department

Lingua Translation:  Legal Translation Course

DAAD Scholarship courses

English courses for Employees at GJU

Academic Writing Training Course at the Holiday Inn

Freelance Online Translation

Selected Publications

2018 Rima Abu Omar, Thelal lqab Oweis, Kawther Ali Qarrain ,"The effect of online learning on the German students’ achievement in Arabic as a Foreign Language in the German Jordanian University",International Journal of Instructional Technology and Distance Learning,Vol 14, No 8, pp. 35-41 ,2018
2016 Althawbih, H. , Karaeen, K. ,"The Translatability of Seemingly Synonymous Linguistic Expressions in the Holy Quran",College of Islamic and Arabic Studies,52,Dubai,2016
,"ترجمة الألفاظ ذات الفوراق اللغوية في القرآن الكريم دراسة مقارنة",
Dr.Haytham Hammad , Dr. Kawther Karain,"The Translatability of Different Linguistic Expressions in the Holy Quran that seem Synonymous",College of Islamic and Arabic Studies Magazine,