Dari Adjectives

Welcome to the second Dari lesson about adjectives. This time we will first learn about colors, followed by grammar rules, then weather expressions, finally a conversation in Dari to help you practice your daily phrases.

black
black Audio
سیاه
grey
grey Audio
خاکستری
white
white Audio
سفید
blue
blue Audio
آبی
green
green Audio
سبز
yellow
yellow Audio
زرد
red
red Audio
سرخ
brown
brown Audio
قهوه ای

Adjectives Grammar Rules

In general adjectives are words which describe or modify another person or object in a given sentence. For example: a beautiful flower the adjective is [beautiful] because it describes the noun [flower]. The following examples use adjectives in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar Rules
Dari
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
خانه من سفید است Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
کشور شما بزرگ است Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
کتاب های جدید گران هستند Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
ما در اینجا خوشحال هستیم Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
او سه سگ کوچک دارد Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
این زبان بسیار آسان است Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
من یک گلخانه کوچک دارم Audio

We're not done yet! The following is a list of more adjectives for you, often used when referring to weather conditions. I think it would be wise to memorize them.

cold
cold Audio
سرد
hot
hot Audio
داغ
cloudy
cloudy Audio
ابری
rainy
rainy Audio
بارانی
snowy
snowy Audio
برفی
sunny
sunny Audio
آفتابی
windy
windy Audio
طوفانی
warm
warm Audio
گرم

Conversation in Dari

Now we finally reach the most exciting part, the practice of the daily expressions used in almost every conversation. I recommend memorizing these phrases, because you will need them for sure.

English
Dari
hi
سلام Audio
how are you?
حال شما چطور است؟ Audio
I'm good, thank you
خوبم، متشکرم. Audio
and you?
وشما چطور هستید؟ Audio
what is your name?
نام شما چیست؟ Audio
my name is Maya
نام من مایا است Audio
nice to meet you
از ملاقات با شما خوشحالم Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about adjectives in Dari. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

Dari Alphabet   Dari Alphabet

Dari Nouns   Dari Nouns



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