Resources

Courseware

  • Persian of Iran TodayUniversity of Texas courseware, PDF files, no audio/video files discovered. Written Persian only (not spoken). Designed for classroom course.
  • Persian for BeginnersBy Iraj Bashiri.  Courseware, PDF files, audio/video files on website. Written Persian mostly (some introduction to spoken language). Self-study/classroom.
  • Language Survival Kit. From the Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center. Vocabulary building. Audio/PDF files downloadable.
  • Easy PersianBy Hassan H. Faramarz. Online lessons with audio. Written Persian only (not spoken). Self-study.
  • Persian-Farsi Headstart. From the Defense Language Institute. Course and audio files downloadable. Registration required. Written Persian only (not spoken). Self-study.
  • Persian Language Wikibook. Online lessons. Audio links broken. Lessons incomplete. Written Persian mostly (some introduction to spoken language). Self-study.

Other Study Material Websites

Computing & Software

  • Google Input Tools for Windows. Input Persian scipt in Windows based on phonetic spelling using non-diacritic based keyboard, e.g. "aa" = "ā" = "آ" or "aaghaa" = "āghā" = "آقا". On page, select "Persian", agree to Terms of Service and download/install.

For Persian Teachers

 

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