art in embassies Aleef?s paintings also features some glimpse of the first orientalist Italian art works. His beautiful paintings of Jerusalem also depict the life-style and culture of resident and non-residents during his time. Most of his prominent works use a particular significance compared to that era?s local art movement; some of his popular paintings are the landscape paintings of assorted places in Jordan. During his days in Jordan, Aleef setup his first studio to train art to his fellow artists. Some of his students are Mohanna Durra and Rafiq Lahham who later became a few of the celebrated artists of twentieth century. She noticed my surprise and went on to clarify the real reason for the modification in her own. All these years, she apparently always remained without anyone's knowledge on account of her fear of being ridiculed if you are struggling to speak proper and precise English. She was sure that her vocabulary was weak, grammatically she was poor and her pronunciations were incorrect.