Bachche-Susul -- Vocabulary & Exercises

Learn the Vocabulary

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1. Drag & Drop Picture Vocabulary

2. niyāzmand-im: Practice Conjugating the verb, "to be"
بودن present positive: multiple choice, missing letters (2, 3, 4, 5)
present negative: translation
past positive: missing letters (2, 3, 4, 5)

3.  Practice with the suffix -mand (as in niyāz-mand)  Flashcards: 1 2 3 4 5 6 Answer key: list

4. Practice with basic expressions for need:  niyāz and lāzem Coming Soon!


4. niyāzmand, niyāz, lāzem, mi-talabad, lozum, lozumiyyat, bāyad : Gap-fill demo of a few ways to express need. Parts 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

5. Decipher another Help-wanted sign through a multiple-choice quiz.   

6. Practice reading out telephone numbers. Persian speakers group the numbers instead of reading each digit separately. Flashcard Exercise with Audio.


7. Can a female also be a bachche-susul? Listen to a reading of Shahr-e Fereshte-hā from a Persian blog to find out. Advanced listening comprehension exercise.

8. Approach the same blog story, Shahr-e Fereshte-hā as in #6 through plain text  this time. Advanced reading gap-fill exercise. Parts 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

9. Answer a few multiple-choice questions on Shahr-e Fereshte-hā.

10. Go check out the original blog story Shahr-e Fereshte-hā and post a comment for the author on her blog if you liked it!

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