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Basic Urdu

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Rajiv Ranjan, East Lansing, MI

Copyright Year: 2022

ISBN 13: 9781626101197

Publisher: Michigan State University

Language: English

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Table of Contents

  • Acknowledgment
  • Image Credits
  • Introduction
  • I. Chapter 1: Urdu and Urdu Script
  • II. Chapter 2: Beginning Conversations
  • III. Chapter 3. خاندان "Family"
  • IV. Chapter 4: Describing Places
  • V. Chapter 5: Expressing Likes, Dislikes, Needs, and Possession
  • VI. Chapter 6: Giving Instructions and Making Requests
  • VII. Chapter 7: Expressing Past, Present, and Future Actions
  • VIII. Chapter 8: Talking About the Past and Completed Actions
  • IX. Urdu Letters - Table Options

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About the Book

Basic Urdu is a theme-based, interactive open-source online textbook for the true novice learners of the Urdu language. The book uses mixed pedagogical approaches to language teaching to match diverse teaching and learning styles. It aims to help learners achieve intermediate low to mid-proficiency levels set by the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL).

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