Balochi lesson 1


BALOCHI FOR MILITARY PURPOSES – ELEMENTARY LEVEL – LESSON 1

Learning Points
Film: Balochi Instructions (2 minutes)
Grammar: Functional Expressions
Vocabulary: Numbers


FILM EXERCISE: Watch the film, repeat and learn the Balochi instructions.

FUNCTIONAL EXPRESSIONS 1:

Hello = سلام علیکم. (Assalam Alekum)
Hello = سلام (Salam)
How are you? = چون هستیت/ چی حال داریت؟ (Chon astet/ Che hal daret?)
Fine, thank you = من وشون، منتوارون. (Man washun, minatwaron)


What is your name? = شومی نام چی اینت؟ (Shomay nam chi ent?)
My name is ______ = نی نام______ اینت. ( Ni nam _____ ent)
Please = مهربانی . (Mehrabani)
Thank you = منتوارون شومئ. (Minatwaron shomay)
Yes = هان/هاو. (Han/hao)
No = نه. (Na )
Do you speak English? = تو انگریزی ءَ گپ جت کن ئے۔ (tao angrezi a gap jat kane?)
I don’t understand = نا پوبئیگ (na powbayig)
Help! = مدت کننگ (mdth knng!)

VOCABULARY: NUMBERS 1-10

1 = Yak
= Do
3 = Se 
4 = Char 
5 = Panch
6 = Shash 
7 = hapt 
8 = Hasht 
9 = No 
10 = Da 

EXERCISE: Look at the pictures and say how many people you can see in each:

Now take the TEST below. Based on the film, expressions, and vocabulary in this unit.

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1. Film Question:

How do you say: 'Follow me'?

2. Film Question:

How do you say: 'Stay here'?

3. Film Question:

How do you say: 'Take me to...'?

8. What is this number?

Yak

9. What is this number?

Hasht

10. What is this number?

Panch

11. What is this number?

Shash

12. Translate:

Do you speak English?

13. What is this number?

Char

14. What is this number?

Da

15. Translate:

What is your name?

16. Translate:

What is your name?

17. Translate:

I don't understand

18. Why are you learning Balochi?