Persian

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Foreign Languages & The Literary in the Everyday

The FLLITE Project takes the creative moments found in everyday language use in authentic texts such as blogs, internet memes, YouTube videos, and slam poetry, as the basis for lessons in second language literacy. By emphasizing language play as central to communication, teacher-authored FLLITE lessons aim to develop language awareness as well as communicative abilities through the integration of speaking, reading, listening, and writing tasks. 

Author: 
Joanna G. Luks, Carl Blyth, Chantelle Warner (Eds.)

Other Materials from the University of Texas

Persian Catch Up@the Café

PERSIAN Catch Up@the Café is designed to help a student practice Persian language reading and listening comprehension. It’s intended for English speaking intermediate Persian learners to brush up on their language skills before moving on to an advanced course: i.e., some existing Persian is required. It is an Open Educational Resource from the ROTC Language Culture Project and the Department of Middle Eastern Studies of the University of Texas.

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Author: 
Anousha Shahsavari, ROTC Language Culture Project

Persian of Iran Today

Persian Teaching Resources include sixteen units with audio files and videos to learn to pronounce and write Persian vocabulary.

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Author: 
Anousha Shahsavar, Department of Middle Eastern Studies

Persian Online

An online Persian grammar reference. Every topic draws cultural, historical, and linguistic references and includes audio and movie clips as well as a printable workbook with exercises.

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Author: 
M. R. Ghanoonparvar
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