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Formula for Farsi Word Order

verb - adverb - indirect object - direct object - adverb of manner - adverb of time - subject
(Order in appearance on page when written right to left. So verbs will always be the last thing written.)

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Alone

تنها - Tanha

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friend

دوست - doost

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painter

نقاش - naqqash

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happy

خوشبخت - khoshvaqt

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short form of I am

-am

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Russian

rus

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you plural

شما - shoma

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Question word Where?

کجا - Koja

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similar to or like

سان - mesl

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student

دانشجو - daneshjoo

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I am not

نیستم

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photographer

عکاس

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wonderful or lovely

به -bah - at the opening otherwise "to"

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home or house

منزل - manzel

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"How are you?"

تو چطوره - too chetori ?

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tired

خسته - khaste

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child or baby

بچه

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cheerful or good

خوش - khoshe as in Kosher

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Negative of "to be"

To be is the only negative irregular verb. To form, drop the initial "h" add "ni" as usual.

I am not is not nehastam but rather nestam

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They are Iranian

آنها ایران می باشد anha irani hastand (The mee prior to verb can be ommited)

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Tehran is expensive

تهران گران است - tehran geran ast

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Is/ There

ast / hast

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This

این een

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rug

قالیچه - gAleejeh

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that

که as conjunction or ان as pronoun

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room

اتاق

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toward, in the direction of, to, in order to

برای

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Good Better Best

خوب بهتر بهترین

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affectionate

مهربان - mehrbon

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was

بود

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Difficult or hard

سخت

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tounge ( speech or language)

زبان

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home

خانه

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Grandfather

بزرگ

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old

قدیمی

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village

روستا

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beautiful

زیبا or قشنگ

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important

مهم

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property

مال