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Top 6 reasons to learn Urdu

Learn Urdu fast and easily with our language course ‘Urdu for beginners’.

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Learn Urdu - First words
Hi! ‫ہیلو‬ hello
Hello! ‫سلام‬ salam
How are you? ‫کیا حال ہے؟‬ kya haal hai?
Good bye! ‫پھر ملیں گے / خدا حافظ‬ phir milein ge
See you soon! ‫جلد ملیں گے‬ jald milein ge

6 reasons to learn Urdu

Urdu, an Indo-Aryan language, is predominantly spoken in Pakistan and India. Learning Urdu offers an immersive experience into the rich cultural and poetic traditions of South Asia. It connects learners with a history steeped in artistry and elegance.

The language’s script, Nastaliq, is renowned for its calligraphic beauty. Mastering this script not only improves linguistic skills but also offers an artistic delight. Urdu’s literary tradition, especially in poetry, is deeply revered and accessed best in its original script.

In international relations and business, Urdu is increasingly significant. With South Asia’s growing economic influence, knowledge of Urdu opens doors in industries like trade, technology, and diplomacy. It’s particularly valuable in the Indian subcontinent.

Urdu literature and cinema contribute greatly to the cultural landscape of South Asia. Understanding Urdu enhances the enjoyment of these artistic forms. It allows one to appreciate the depth and nuances of its storytelling traditions.

For travelers, speaking Urdu enriches the experience in regions where it’s spoken. It enables authentic interactions with locals and a deeper understanding of cultural nuances. Travel in Pakistan and parts of India becomes more immersive with Urdu skills.

Learning Urdu also promotes cognitive benefits. It enhances memory, problem-solving skills, and broadens one’s cultural perspective. The journey of learning Urdu is educational, enjoyable, and deeply enriching on a personal level.

Urdu for beginners is one of over 50 free language packs that you can get from us.

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With this course you can learn Urdu independently - without a teacher and without a language school!

The lessons are clearly structured and will help you achieve your goals.

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