Urdu Lesson 9

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This lesson has just Urdu words as the letters have no equivalent English sounds.

The one to your most right is the letter THE as in the word That. Then the letter D same as in English Drum . Next is a tricky one DE - put the tongue on the palate as if to say D , then roll it back further and unroll it rapidly without touching the palate. The special H makes an aspirated sound as in the words outlined below . See if you can read them

Here are the answers.

Note that 2.DHOOD and 1. DHOD are pronounced the same although technicaly the later is not correct. This is a problem for beginners as vowel marks like the pesh mark in 2 are often left out.

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