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1. Translate the following into Arabic : • . A discussion may help people learn from each other. The broadcast-presented discussion topic followed by discussion among participants appears to be one of the most effective ways of promoting understanding and transferring ideas in developing countries. A format which is particularly important in this regard is the radio farm forum.
• The concept of a radio farm forum originated in Canada during the early 1940 s. The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation and the Canadian Government felt that they should begin a communication program with farmers and ranchers rural parts of the country , some of whom were facing economic and social hardships.
• The Canadian forum discussed a specific problem each week. The programs utilized interviews , music , and drama , in order to present a discussion topic in an entertaining manner. After the program had finished , those who attended the gathering discussed their own views on the topic
• Many groups were encouraged to write the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation to give their impressions of the programs. They were additionally encouraged to suggest topics which could be used for future broadcasts.