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Learn Persian

Descended from Proto-Iranian and using the Arabic writing system, Persian is spoken in Iran. Dari (Afghanistan), Persian (Iran) and Tajiki (Tajikistan) are all very closely linked to each other and may sometimes all be referred to as 'Persian'. uTalk will help you gain confidence to talk in Persian with immediate results.§

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Fun facts about Persian

Persian is one of the few Indo-European languages - along with English - to lack gender. The same word is even used for 'he' and 'she'.

'I’m begging you' in Persian is 'my hand to your skirt'.

When Persians see an extremely cute baby, they say, 'May a mouse eat you!'

The term 'checkmate', used in chess, comes from Persian: 'shâh mât' literally means 'the King is dead'.§

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