Persian Writing – Useful Drills 14

As you know, practice makes perfect! These useful drills present even more new words for you to add to this week’s lesson. This will not only build your Persian vocabulary, but also help you learn to read and write Farsi more quickly and confidently.

Note: Before doing these homeworks, make sure you have learned the previous words completely.

New words:

This = /in/.

In

That = /a:n/.

An

Man = /mærd/.

Mard

Woman = /zæn/.

Zan

To buy = /khæridæn/.

Kharidan

Delete /nu:n/ first. Then combine it with subjective pronouns.

This book = /in keta:b/.

In ketab

That book = /a:n keta:b/.

An ketab

Make sentences: ( Follow the example) : subject+ object + time + verb

Note: You may delete subjects from your sentences.

1- I bought this book yesterday. /mæn in keta:b ra: diru:z khæridæm/.

Man in ketab ra dirooz kharidam

2- She bought this book yesterday.
3- We bought that book today.

4- They saw that man today.

Anha an mard ra emrooz didand

To see = /didæn/.

5- You (plural) saw this woman yesterday.
6- He cleaned this table today.

Note: You may go to Persian samples pages to see if you can find any verbs in simple past tense. Do not pronounce the verbs that we have not studied yet. Just try to find the familiar ones.

Lesson 14