Content of Persian (Farsi-Dari) Grammar & self learner

Introduction of Persian (Farsi-Dari) Grammar & self learner

 

 

Table of contents

Preface 5

Introduction to Persian 7

Introduction to grammar 9

Introduction to transliteration 12

Persian sound system 13

Persian alphabet 17

Guide for learning the lessons 19

Lesson 1: Greetings 20

Lesson 2: Introduction 22

Lesson 3: Languages 25

Lesson 4: Feelings 28

Lesson 5: Personal details 30

Lesson 6: Occupations 34

Lesson 7: Family 37

Lesson 8: Travel 42

Lesson 9: Weather 46

Lesson 10: At the restaurant 49

Lesson 11: Booking hotel 54

Lesson 12: Time and date 57

Lesson 13: Daily routines 60

Lesson 14: At the bank 64

Lesson 15: At the chemist 67

Lesson 16: At doctor's surgery 70

Lesson 17: At the supermarket 73

Lesson 18: Seasons 77

Lesson 19: In the park 80

Lesson 20: New Year 83

Grammar Section 86

Adjective 87

Adverb 87

Affix 87

Article 88

Auxiliary verbs 89

Causative verb 90

Classifiers 93

Colloquial forms 92

Comparative adjectives 93

Complementiser 94

Compound verbs 96

Conjunctions 97

Copula (tobe) 106

Difficult English words for Persian speakers 108

Double negative 109

English words with no equivalent in Persian 110

English words with different Persian meaning110

Future tense 111

Greetings in Persian 113

Idioms 114

Imperatives 116

Infinitive 117

Intransitive verbs 118

Interrogatives (Questions) 120

Keš verb 123

Verbs plus prepositions 123

Negatives 125

Noun 127

Numbers 122

Object 128

Object marker rä 131

Passive voice 132

Past tense 133

Persian words with similar pronunciation 136

Persian words with different meanings 142

Person and number 143

Politeness 144

Possession 146

Prefix be- 149

Preposition 152

Present perfect tense 152

Present tense 153

Second verb 156

Pronoun 156

Sentence types 157

Subject 159

Suffixes 159

tä 160

Suffix –i (able) 161

Tag questions 161

tavän, xäh and dän 162

There & It 162

Transitive verbs 163

Verb 165

Verbs plus prepositions 166

Vowel y 166

Vowel e 166

Word ce 167