A Manual of Pushtu

A Manual of Pushtu

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ...and eat." The friendship and enmity of a fool are alike. LESSON XXIIL Bread A side A loaf EXERCISE 23. In the city of Peshawar two men were sitting together (in one place), eating bread. One man had five loaves and the other three. A young man happened to be passing. When he got to their side he said to them, "Peace be on you." They replied, "And upon you peace. You are welcome. Come here and eat bread with us." He therefore sat down and ate bread with them. When he had eaten enough (was replete), the traveller got up. He gave the owners of the loaves eight rupees, and said, "Take this; it is the price of your bread." LESSON XXIV. A dog A cock To think J J J or To run J To drive out EXEECISE 24. There was a good old man among the Arabs, whom the people used to consult in everything, and everyone followed his advice. One night all the dogs of his village died. The people came to the old man and told him the dogs were dead. He said, "There will probably be some good in this." The next night all the village cocks died. The people came running to the old man and informed him. He said; "There will probably be some good in this." The people drove that good old man out of the village, and he cried, "Mercy! mercy!" They said, "Think well, old man; there vill probably be some good in this." A good old man is sometimes stupid. LESSON XXV. A merchant A load Silk A camel-inan A caravan A camel Quarrelling A judge Poor Property JU To give To take To start To arrive To sell To search To know (recognize) Examples. I told him to take the jj).1 & &jj U horse away. 1 thought that perhaps he i Axf-/j,& U had gone away. After much talking they j3 jj jf. (Ji went...show more

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  • Paperback | 26 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 68g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236748069
  • 9781236748065