WHO SPEAKS FARSI (PERSIAN), DARI
Farsi (Persian) is the official language of Iran, parts of Afghanistan and the central Asian republic of Tajikistan.
Farsi is spoken by an estimated 110 million speakers mostly in Iran, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Iraq, Russia, Azerbaijan and Afghanistan. In some of these countries, the language has other official names such as Dari in Afghanistan and Tajik in Tajikistan.
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INFORMATION FOR PROVIDERS ABOUT LANGUAGES SPOKEN IN THE HOME:
AMERICAN SPEECH/LANGUAGE AND HEARING ASSOCIATION
Persian (Farsi, Dari, Tajik, Pashto)
The information below is from the ASHA website
ASHA’s policy documents state that SLPs and audiologists must consider the sound systems of all the languages used by a client in order to provide appropriate assessment and treatment services.
PORTLAND STATE UNIVERSITY MULTICULTURAL TOPICS IN COMMUNICATION SCIENCES AND DISORDERS:
Persian (Farsi, Darim Tajik), Pashto (Afghani)
Information below is from the Portland State University website
Writing Systems: Constructed scripts, Languages (profiles, how to learn languages, language lessons, language names, language families), Multilingual pages (Useful phrases, silly phrases, phrase finder, numbers, time, colours, family words, terms of endearment, idioms, proverbs, tongue twisters, songs, stories),
PHRASES IN 50 LANGUAGES:
MUSTGO: WORLD LANGUAGES:
Status, Dialects, Structure (Sound, system, Syllable structure, Vowels, Consonants, Tones, Grammar (Nouns, Verbs, Sentence Markers, Word Order), Vocabulary, Writing,
LESSONS- SCHOOL-AGED SUBJECTS:
Ms. Pacifico’s site:
Find the Languages on the Left hand side of the website
Grade Level Expectations: Arabic, Burmese, Karen, Nepali, Somali, Spanish
CHARLES STUART UNIVERSITY AUSTRALIA
ACQUISITION OF SPEECH IN EARLY CHILDHOOD IN MANY LANGUAGES:
SPEECH INTELLIGIBILITY: INTELLIGIBILITY IN SPEECH CONTEXT
Dari, Farsi, Persian http://www.csu.edu.au/research/multilingual-speech/ics
COMPARING LANGUAGES: INTERNATIONAL PHONETIC ALPHABET
MULTILINGUAL SPEECH ASSESSMENTS:
FARSI LANGUAGE HISTORY: