Arab of Emirates
Home of the camels
How to fit in: Language(s)
How to fit in: Folkways
Folkway 2: When you meet someone, It is important you say Sheikh (chief) (or Sheikha for a woman) which it means Mr/Mrs. Many people address the first name first so for example John Smith will be addressed as Mr.John
Folkway 3: Special respect are given to people who are older people in many circumstances. It pays good respect to them and you. Standing up also gives them respect once they enter the room. Same goes with greeting. If they are older it is good to greet them first and have them get the first meal.
Folkway 4: Always use your right hand. The left hand us usually to known as one of the unclean parts of your body since it is used for bodily hygiene. Use your right to eat, shake hands or handing over an item.