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Lesson 7

Text 
Pronunciation 
Vocabulary 
Grammar 
Exercise 
Exercise Answers

 

Text

  1. Binandegan e gerămi, salăm.
  2. Injă Landan ast, rădiyo ye BBC. Salăm bar šenavandegan e aziz.
  3. Rănande ye măšin kojă'st ?
  4. Man dar Irăn rănandegi mikardam, vali dar inja hanuz rănandegi nemikonam.
  5. Xănume Gloria Rohăni xănande ye Operă'st.
  6. Az sedă ye parande ha bidăr šodam.
  7. Băbak guyande ye rădiyo'st.
  8. ădres e ferestanda ro injă benevis, ădres e giranda ro injă.
  9. Ferestande va girande ye rădiyo.
  10. Ferestande va girande ye năme.

Pronunciation

ă   arthur, art
š   shell, she
x   Spanish jose, or Dutch goede
c   chair, check
e   let, check
q   French rouge

 

Vocabulary

Persian English   Persian English
Binande Viewer   Xănume Gloria Rohăni Mrs. Gloria Rohăni
Binandegan Viewers   xănande reader, singer
gerămi dear   Az from
Binandegan e gerămi, salăm Hello, dear viewers   sedă sound
injă here   parande bird
Landan London   bidăr awake
injă Landan ast this is London   bidăr šodam became awake, was awakened
šenavande listener   guyande announcer
šenavandegan listeners   Ferestădan to send, to transmit
aziz dear (from Arabic)   Gereftan to receive
rănande driver   ferestande sender, transmitter
măšin car   girande receiver
rănande ye măšin driver of car   ferestande ye năme sender of the letter
kojă where   ferestande ye rădio radio transmitter
kojă ast (kojă'st) where is   girande ye năme receiver of the letter
rănandegi driving   neveštan to write
Man dar Irăn rănandegi mikardam I drove (used to drive) in Iran   benevis write !
vali but   nevisande writer
hanuz yet, still      

Grammar

Persian   English  
bin   see, imperative root of the verb didan (to see)  
bin+ande   viewer  
šenav   hear, listen, imperative root of the verb šenidan (to hear)  
šenav+ande   listener  
răn   conduct, imperative root of the verb răndan (to conduct, to drive)  
răn+ande   driver  
xăn   read, sing, imperative root of the verb xăndan (to read)  
xăn+ande   reader, singer  
guy   say, imperative root of the verb goftan  
guy+ande   sayer, announcer (as in TV or Radio)  
par   fly, imperative root of the verb paridan (to fly)  
par+ande   flier, bird  
ferest   send, imperative root of the verb ferestădan (to send)  
ferest+ande   sender (as of a letter), transmitter (as of radio or television)  
gir   get, imperative root of the verb gereftan (to get, to receive)  
gir+ande   receiver (as of a letter, radio, or television)  
nevis   write, imperative root of the verb neveštan (to write)  
nevis+ande   writer  
rănandegi   driving
xănandegi   reading, singing
zende   alive
zendegi   life
 

 

Exercise

Translate the following to Persian :

  1. Newspaper readers (readers of newspaper)
  2. Television viewers (viewers of television)
  3. I don't have a driving license.
  4. Singing birds
  5. Flying machines
  6. Sound of the radio
  7. I work as a driver (my work is driving)
  8. Radio transmitter
  9. The radio announcer's address
  10. Television receiver
  11. Newspaper writers (writers of newspaper)

Exercise Answers

  1. Xănandegăn e ruznăme
  2. Binandegăn e televiziyon
  3. Man govăhinăme ye rănandegi nadăram.
  4. Parandegăn e xănande
  5. Măšin ha ye parande
  6. Sedă ye rădiyo
  7. Kăr e man rănandegi'st.
  8. Ferestande ye rădiyo.
  9. ădres e guyande ye rădio.
  10. Girande ye televiziyon
  11. Nevisandegăn e ruznăme

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