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Are there any online Persian/Farsi dictionaries that include diacritics for pronunciation?

In addition to ba's answer, vajehyab.com and dictionary.abadis.ir, which are not dictionaries by themselves, but provide you access to دهخدا, معین and عمید which are major contemporary Persian-...
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Are there any online Persian/Farsi dictionaries that include diacritics for pronunciation?

I couldn't find any with diacritics, but these dictionaries all indicate pronunciation of each word by romanization: Hayyim (Persian-English) Steingass (Persian-English; also via Alpheios) Wiktionary ...
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Way to learn Persian (Perso-Arabic) alphabet

I'm answering your question based on the Arabic alphabet! You should try to learn the letters based on their position in a word! Learning a couple of words might help for the start, but isn't a good ...
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Is there a Persian Transliteration App

You can use Behnevis to transliterate from the so-called Finglish to Persian, and vice-versa. For the long vowels, make sure to use double letters; e.g. "salaam" instead of "salam" or "saalem" instead ...
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Is there a Persian Transliteration App

I found this app. There is also an interesting discussion in Wikipedia about different paradigms for transliterating Farsi
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Are there any online websites to get Persian exposure or have a discussion with native Persian speakers?

Online Language exchanges work quite well, there are many to choose from, Google ("language exchange websites" knows them all. On such exchange, you can find people who wants to learn your language (...
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Way to learn Persian (Perso-Arabic) alphabet

You can try to use Iran's first grade school textbooks. the second book is the practice book, try to print it and practice each letter/shape. (or you can just look at the book and practice in a ...
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Would it be easier for someone who speaks Farsi to learn English or Arabic?

I am from Iran so I think I can answer your question. but also your question is a hard one. In Iran we start studying English and Arabic both when we are 8 or 9 years old. but how we learn them are ...
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Way to learn Persian (Perso-Arabic) alphabet

A visual approach will be handy. Some letters are just the same wherever they comes and for some others the core form of each letter is the same whether it is at the beginning, middle, or end of the ...
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Are there any online websites to get Persian exposure or have a discussion with native Persian speakers?

The /r/farsi subreddit is a pretty active forum for asking questions about the language, and engaging with native speakers and learners. For exposure to the language, consider the listing on awesome-...
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Are there any online websites to get Persian exposure or have a discussion with native Persian speakers?

Some resources for getting exposed to Persian: aparat.com (basically "Iranian youtube") namasha.com (another -less popular- Iranian video sharing website) telewebion.com (Live broadcast and archives ...
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Learning Persian with Latin alphabet

There is a freemium app called Memrise which specializes in teaching mostly language but also other topics such as geography etc. Some courses are official which are available on the app, but for ...
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Way to learn Persian (Perso-Arabic) alphabet

I think you should learn the alphabet of Farsi separately and then start the reading and writing in Farsi. And another point is that the alphabet and pronunciation of Farsi and Arabic is different.
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Way to learn Persian (Perso-Arabic) alphabet

There is a freemium app called Memrise which specializes in teaching mostly language but also other topics such as geography etc. Some courses are official which are available on the app, but for ...
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