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In this lesson, we'll learn the bare minimum you should know before going to a Persian speaking country.
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Let's aim for a few essential words and sentences:
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Start by saying hello
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Salâm (سلام)
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Here's how you say "yes"
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bale (بله)
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and "no"
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na (نه)
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Excuse me, for instance to ask a question, or if you bumped into someone by mistake.
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bebaxšid (ببخشید), maøzerat mixâham (معذرت می‌خواهم)
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To say thank you, say:
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xeyli mamnun (خیلی ممنون)
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to which one can reply "you're welcome"
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xâheš mikonam (خواهش می‌کنم)
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If you don't understand what you're being told:
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nemifahmam (نمی‌فهمم)
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Then you can ask that they repeat:
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tekrar konid (تکرار کنید)
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Make sure you add a "please" wherever needed
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lotfan (لطفا)
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For instance when asking how much something costs
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cheqadr mišavad? ( چقدر می‌شود)
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This means "how much does this cost?", and should work for anything you point at.
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And finally, always say goodbye when you leave.
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xodâhâfez (خداحافظ)
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