As I told you before, our Useful Drills page is a bit different this week. If you remember, I told you last time to go through the Persian Traditional Music page and get ready for this week. Did you do that? Yes? Ok, let’s see!
We have a very easy Quiz for today. Please take the Quiz first. You may check your answers later by going through the related pages on Persian Traditional Music page.
1- Say these words in English:
2- Say these words in Persian:
Huntsman (hunter) =
Failed (unsuccessful) =
3- Explain these words either in Persian, English or in your native language:
4- Translate these lines into English:
5- Introduce these persons either in Persian, English, or in your native language:
C- Ya Haghi
6- Persian classical poetry is musical by itself. It has rhythm that can be easily identified. I have chosen some lines of five poems to let you notice the rhythm (the easier ones). Please listen to the sound files below first. Then try this method with tracks 3 – 5- 6- 9 – 10
Here are the samples:
Sample 1 (track 3)
Sample 2 (track 5)
Sample 3 (track 6)
Sample 4 (track 9)
Sample 5 (track 10)
I hope you enjoyed the Quiz. Have a nice time and Khoda Hafez!