Beginner's Dari with Audio CD
by Shaisa Wahab
Dari, one of the offical languages of Afghanistan, is the primary language of Kabul, the nation's capital. This book introduces the language in an easy-to-follow, step-by-step format.
Beginner's Persian with 2 Audio CDs (Iranian Persian Farsi)
by Mohammad Mehdi Khorrami
Farsi Persian is the official langauge of Iran and is spoken widely across the Middle East and Central Asia. Perfect for both independent and classroom learners with little or no previous knowledge of the language, this guide introduces all of the critical skills students need to speak, read, and write Persian with confidence.
Dari-English / English-Dari Dictionary & Phrasebook
by Nicholas Awde
Hippocrene's #2 Bestseller of 2010!
Dari is one of the official languages of Afghanistan. Closely related to the Persian (Farsi) of Iran, and the Tajik of Tajikstan, the languages have been split by politics and geography. This two-way dictionary and travel-oriented phrasebook provides an indispensable resource for travelers, businesspersons and foreign aid workers.
Farsi (Persian)-English / English-Farsi (Persian) Dictionary & Phrasebook
by Nicholas Awde and Camilla Shahribaf
Farsi, or Persian, is the official language of Iran, where approximately 70 million people speak it as a first or second language. There are also many millions of speakers in neighboring countries. Farsi is written in Perso-Arabic script, but it is presented here in a romanized, easy-to-use form for instant communication. This volume uses the Tehran standard of Farsi.
by A.M. Miandji
Beginner’s Persian is designed to meet the needs of the traveling businessperson, tourist, or student. The language lessons within cover such common situations as passing through customs, taking a taxi, checking into a hotel, and placing phone calls, as well as often-used colloquial expressions and informal speech. Another section provides an easy-to-understand introduction to the writing system, and the comprehensive guide to history, culture, geography, and social customs in the back of the book is an invaluable resource. With its clarity, ease-of-use, and remarkable insight, Beginner’s Persian will have you communicating with natives and moving about freely.