Colloquial Urdu: The Complete Course for Beginners
Colloquial Urdu provides a step-by-step course in Urdu as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Urdu in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language is required.
Key features include:
e progressive coverage of speaking, listening, reading and writing skills
e structured, jargon-free explanations of grammar
e an extensive range of focused and stimulating exercises
e realistic and entertaining dialogues covering a broad variety of scenarios
e useful vocabulary lists throughout the text
e additional resources available at the back of the book, including a full answer key, a grammar summary and bilingual glossaries
Balanced, comprehensive and rewarding, Colloquial Urdu will be an indispensable resource both for independent learners and students taking courses in Urdu.
The complete course comprises the book and audio materials. These are available to purchase separately in paperback, ebook, CD and MP3 format. The paperback and CDs can also be purchased together in the great-value Colloquials pack.
Paperback: 978-0-415-13540-5 (please note this does not include the audio)
CDs : 978-0-415-28950-4
eBook: 978-0-203-97730-9 (please note this does not include the audio, available to purchase from http://ebookstore.tandf.co.uk/audio_viewbooks.aspx)
MP3s: 978-0-415-47058-2 (available to purchase from http://ebookstore.tandf.co.uk/audio_viewbooks.aspx)
Pack : 978-0-415-44539-9 (paperback and CDs)
Finally , we also owe our debts to Dr P.R. Mehandiratta ( Director , American Institute of Indian Studies , New Delhi ) for his support and encouragement . ... families in India for their constant support during our entire careers .
It is spoken by millions of people throughout North India and Pakistan and it is also widely understood in the rest of the Indian subcontinent . Colloquial Urdu is a beginner's course in this important and fascinating language ...
and its status as the idiom of decorum in the Indian subcontinent . ... So learning the language will not only allow you to effectively negotiate your way around India , Pakistan and , indeed , wherever Urdu is spoken ; it will also act ...
This extensive interface between the two languages coupled with the wide area over which either or both are spoken results in colloquial Urdu / Hindi being generally considered as the lingua franca of the Indian subcontinent .
Introduction About the language Urdu is a modern Indo - Aryan language spoken in South Asian countries ( India and Pakistan ) and also in other countries outside Asia ( Mauritius , Trinidad , Fiji , Surinam , Guyana , and South Africa ...
ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة
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