Books

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URDU: Journey of the language through people and culture

URDU: Journey of the Language through People and Culture is a richly illustrated book about the Urdu language, containing a curated selection of over 100 entries, arranged from A to Z. Although eclectic, the minutely researched and thoughtfully selected entries fit together like the tiles of a mosaic to provide a fuller portrait than previously presented of the Urdu language. The book brings the fascinating story of Urdu to a whole new generation of readers, including native speakers, heritage speakers, and anyone interested in South Asian languages. Full of unique and interesting facts about the language, its history, people, and culture, the book will appeal to all Urdu enthusiasts!

Language: English
Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 56
Author: Saima Aman (author), Ismat Shahid (illustrator)
Dimensions: 11 x 0.3 x 8.5 inches
ISBN-13: 978-1732234215

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Rehma Urdu Workbook

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A workbook designed for those who want to learn the Urdu alphabet and the script. Full of thoughtfully designed exercises that help you learn how letters join in a cursive style to form simple words in Urdu. Hands-on practice will help you acquire new letters and words. A comprehensive chart of letters clearly lists their names, forms, sounds, and joins. The glossary at the end of the workbook provides a quick reference for the English transliteration and meaning of each word. On completing this book, you would be able to identify and write all the Urdu letters, and would have been exposed to over 400 Urdu words!

Language: English
Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 118
Author: Saima Aman
Dimensions: 11 x 0.3 x 8.5 inches
ISBN-13: 978-1732234208

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BANGLA: Journey of the language through people and culture

A one-of-its-kind book. Provides a bird’s eye view of the Bangla language landscape, its history and unique features, and interesting facts about its people and culture.

The book presents a curated selection of entries that will appeal to native Bangla speakers, heritage speakers, and those interested in the language and the region.

Stunning illustrations accompany many entries, which will leave a lasting impression on the reader.


(Release Date: Summer 2019)

 

 

 


Urdu and English-Urdu Bilingual Stories

We have partnered with StoryWeaver to publish stories in Urdu and English-Urdu bilingual format.

Click here to read these stories.