First Steps to Understanding Urdu
Suitable for non-native speakers, even those without Urdu or its sister languages. A user-friendly textbook teaching grammar rules and vocabulary, reinforced using exercises.
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First Steps to Reading Urdu
Designed with a focus on reading only, First Steps to Reading Urdu is an entry-level text. Rules are taught with lessons, exercises and English examples to relate pronunciation to English words.
Sample pages can be viewed here.