Beginner's Dari (Persian)

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Hippocrene Books, 2004 - Foreign Language Study - 177 pages
Ideal for those interested in learning one of the official languages of Afghanistan, and also for individuals involved in the reconstruction of the country, this introductory course is set up in a step-by-step format. The first part of the book teaches users how to read, write, and pronounce each of the 32 letters of the Dari alphabet. Detailed explanations of the rules of grammar follow, covering topics such as gender, the plural, and the various parts of speech. Each chapter includes vocabulary and exercises to reinforce what has been taught in the precious lesson.

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Born in Kabul, Afghanistan, Shaista Wahab graduated from Kabul University and earned a master's degree in library and information sciences at the University of New Delhi. She is currently a professor at the University of Nebraska-Omaha.

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