The 5th Persian lesson teaches the use of the gender by creating the feminine from the masculine form. In addition to that, I included a vocabulary list about clothes and finally common phrases about origins. I will try to give examples using both vocabulary and grammar. That way it will be easy for you to see the words when they are separate and when they are in a sentence. Going through the whole page should take about 30 min. Make sure to read the pronunciation and hear the audio as well. If you have any question about this course, please email me directly at Persian Classes.
Knowing how to derive the feminine from the masculine form is very useful. It can make it easy to have a conversation about family members, pets, or professions. An example would be: "man", "woman", "Cat (fem.)", "cat (masc.)" etc.
Below is a list of 12 masculine and feminine forms that you might come across or use very often. The table contains 3 columns (English, Persian, and Audio). Make sure you repeat each word after hearing it by either clicking on the audio button or by reading the pronunciation. That should help with memorization as well as improving your pronunciation.
Now we will try to implement some of the forms above into full Persian sentences. That way you will be able to use the word not only by itself but embedded in a structure.
|He is tall||او قدبلند است|
|She is tall||او قدبلند است|
|He is a short man||او مرد کوتاه قدی است|
|She is a short woman||او زن کوتاه قدی است|
|He is German||او آلمانی است|
|She is German||او آلمانی است|
|Japanese men are friendly||مردان ژاپنی مهربان هستند|
|Japanese women are friendly||زنان ژاپنی مهربان هستند|
If you have any questions, please contact me using the Persian contact form on the header above.
Below is a list of 20 words related to clothes and wearable accessories. Memorizing them by heart can make it easy for you to shop for clothes and maybe get some good bargains.
Our goal is to make this website the best in the world and 100% free. If you donate to us, we will put the donated money into improving the site even more by adding content and services. You are kindly welcome to do so here: Donate. If you cannot donate, please tell your friends about the site.
Finally, these are a couple of phrases used in conversations to express where you are from or where you live etc. For a complete list of commonly used sentences, please visit our Persian Phrases page.
|Do you like my dress?||پیراهن مرا دوست داری؟|
|I lost my socks||من جوراب های خود را گم کرده ام|
|It looks good on you||این لباس مناسب/برازنده ی توست|
|She has a beautiful ring||او یک انگشتر زيبا دارد|
|These pants (trousers) are long||اين شلوار بلند است|
|These shoes are small||اين کفش ها کوچک است|
|Where are you from?||اهل کجا هستید؟|
|I'm from the U.S||من اهل امریکا هستم|
|I'm American||من امریکایی هستم|
|Where do you live?||کجا زندگی میکنی؟|
|I live in the U.S||من در امریکا زندگی میکنم|
|Do you like it here?||از آنجا راضی هستی؟|
Language Quote: It has been estimated that the number of actively spoken languages in the world today is about 6,000..
Congratulations! You finished your 5th lesson in Persian about masculine, feminine, and clothes. Are you ready for the next lesson? We recommend Persian Lesson 6. You can also simply click on one of the links below or go back to our Learn Persian homepage.