Beginning Kurmanji Kurdish

by Deniz Ekici
Peer Reviewed by Michael Chyet, Ph.D. and Polus Goriel

Provides you with confidence communicating in Kurmanji Kurdish at an everyday level.

Using these materials, you can:

Follow an American student's experiences around Dihok, one of the three provinces of Southern Kurdistan (Iraqi-Kurdistan), in dialogues that explore the richness of traditional Kurdish culture.

Watch video and read about greetings, shopping, food and dining, weather, education, literature, holiday traditions, and more. Table of Contents

Explore 21 units, 9,000 audio clips, dozens of exercises, hundreds of footnotes, and over 45 minutes of video performed by native speakers.

 Classroom-Tested and Peer-Reviewed

Beginning Kurmanji Kurdish was developed and peer-reviewed by Kurdish language experts, and was tested and reviewed by college students using it as their textbook.

It can be used either by independent learners or by students in a traditional or self-instructional classroom setting, and is the equivalent of the material covered in a one-year college course.

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