Persian in use
Title
Persian in use
Subtitle
An Elementary Textbook of Language and Culture
Price
€ 71,50
ISBN
9789087282172
Format
Paperback
Number of pages
400
Language
English
Publication date
Dimensions
21.6 x 27.9 cm
Table of Contents
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Contents
Acknowledgements
Preface
Key Features of Persian in Use
To the Student
To the Instructor
Activity Type
Scope and Sequence
Introduction
Lesson 1: Greetings and Introductions
Lesson 2: About You
Lesson 3: Daily Activities
Lesson 4: Housing and Living
Lesson 5: Shopping
Lesson 6: Geography and Weather
7. Food and Special Occasions
8. Schooling and Holidays
9. Visiting Iran
10. Sports and Leisure
Appendix A: Verb Charts (Stems and Prepositions)
Psychological Verbs
Appendix B: Glossary
Appendix C: Grammar Review

Anousha Sedighi

Persian in use

An Elementary Textbook of Language and Culture

"Persian in Use is an elementary Persian language and culture textbook designed for first-year Persian language students at college level. It offers a thematically organized and integrative approach to help students achieve proficiency in Persian language and culture. Features: * Colorful and lively design with over 200 illustrations and images and over 1200 words and phrases including high-frequency idioms, slang, and proverbs * New vocabulary is summarized thematically/lexically to help students engage in the accompanying communicative activities * Interactive dialogues from everyday life in both spoken and written forms introduce students to contemporary usage * Straightforward explanations of the grammatical features * Includes samples of literary texts, poems, plays, film scripts, and pop songs * Engaging classroom activities and homework exercises with the integration of all four skills * Companion website with audio files and authentic video clips from Iran * Corresponds to two semesters/three quarters of elementary college-level study as recommended by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages"
Author

Anousha Sedighi

Anousha Sedighi is assistant professor of Persian and director of the Persian Program at Portland State University.