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(man) behtaré bā tō cinemā beram I better go to the movies with you Talking about Wants and Possibilities
(man) behtaré bā tō cinemā naram I better not go to the movies with you Talking about Wants and Possibilities
(man) boodam I was The Simple Past Tense
(man) chāi meekhām I want tea How to Host or Be Hosted (especially when it involves chai)
(man) chāi nemeekhām I don’t want tea How to Host or Be Hosted (especially when it involves chai)
(man) charlie chaplin rā doost dāram. I like Charlie Chaplin. How to Talk About Your Likes and Dislikes
(man) charlie chaplin-ō doost dāram. I like Charlie Chaplin. How to Talk About Your Likes and Dislikes
(man) charlie chaplin-ō khayli doost dāram. I really like Charlie Chaplin. How to Talk About Your Likes and Dislikes
(man) dar edaré kār meekonam. I work in an office How to Talk About Your Job and Where You Work
(man) dāram I have The verb ‘To Have’
(man) dāram meekhoram I am eating Review of Unit 3
(man) dāram sohbat meekonam I am speaking Review of Unit 3
(man) deevooné hastam I am crazy The verb ‘To Be’
(man) deltang boodam I was heavy-hearted The Simple Past Tense
(man) deltang hastam I am heavy-hearted The verb ‘To Be’
(man) doost dāram chookoolāt bokhoram. I like to eat chocolate. How to Talk About Your Likes and Dislikes
(man) doost dāram fārsi yād begeeram. I like to learn Persian. How to Talk About Your Likes and Dislikes
(man) doost dāram feelm bebeenam. I like to watch movies. How to Talk About Your Likes and Dislikes
(man) doost dāram ketāb bekhoonam. I like to read books. How to Talk About Your Likes and Dislikes
(man) doost dāram varzesh bokonam. I like to exercise. How to Talk About Your Likes and Dislikes