Helps you learn to communicate in Persian for a trip or a short visit. You can learn to read, speak, and use simple structures shortly. I also give you helpful tips about the culture and dos and don'ts. It would be a combination of multimedia materials, on-line support and face-to-face meetings.
We start with verb conjugation and word combinations rules. Then comes basic vocabulary and sentence structure. Once you learn the basic rules and tricky exceptions you would be able to go forward pretty smoothly.
The course will introduce the student to the sound system and grammatical structure of the Persian language. The focus will be on developing skills in the areas of comprehension, speaking, reading, and writing.I will also introduce Iranian culture with games, stories and films.
Would you like to have a free trial class of 30 minutes? Drop me a message.
I have a master of Teaching Persian to non-Persian Speakers.
The course offered to adopt the communicative approach to learning the language and the interactive approach in teaching to develop all five language skills: listening, speaking, reading, writing and cultural awareness. You can work with authentic audio, video, and text materials.
Your Persian proficiency level will be evaluated by the teacher according to this framework:
A1 - Beginner:
Understands familiar Persian expressions and very basic phrases aimed at the satisfaction of concrete needs.
Can introduce him/herself and answer questions about personal details such as the place of residence and belongings.
Can hold a simple conversation in Persian if the other person talks slowly and clearly and is prepared to help.
A2 - Elementary:
Understands frequently used expressions related to areas of immediate relevance like personal and family information.
Can communicate in routine situations requiring a simple and direct exchange of information on familiar matters.
Can describe in simple terms aspects of his/her background, immediate environment and immediate needs.
B1 - Intermediate:
Understands the main points of clear standard input on familiar matters regularly encountered in everyday situations.
Can deal with most situations likely to arise while travelling in an area where Persian is spoken.
Can produce simple, connected text on topics that are familiar or of personal interest.
Can describe events, dreams, hopes and ambitions and briefly give explanations for opinions and plans.
B2 - Independent:
Understands the main ideas of complex Persian text on both concrete and abstract topics.
Interaction with native Persian speakers can happen with fluency and spontaineity and without strain for either party.
Can produce clear text on a wide variety of subjects and expose a point of view given the various options.
C1 - Advanced:
Understands a wide range of demanding, longer Persian texts, and recognizes implicit meaning.
Can express ideas fluently and spontaneously without much obvious searching for expressions.
Can use Persian flexibly and effectively for social, academic and professional purposes.
Can produce detailed, well-structured text on complex subjects, showing controlled use of organisational patterns and connectors.
C2 - Proficient:
Easily understands virtually everything heard or read in Persian.
Can summarise information from different spoken and written sources and reconstruct arguments in a coherent presentation.
Expresses him/herself spontaneously, fluently and precisely, differentiating finer shades of meaning even in complex situations.
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