Funny In Farsi

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Funny in Farsi – Firoozeh Dumas 1) Leffingwell Elementary School Narrator (Firoozeh), her Mother (Nazireh), her Father, and her two brothers move from Iran to Whittier, California. Enroll in a school, but can’t speak English. Get lost on walk home, have to be led home by neighbor. 2) Hot Dogs and Wild Geese Struggles with English, explains how her mother knows very little English, relates comical experiences, tells that her father is a petroleum engineer. 3) In the Gutter Father takes up bowling, watches Bowling TV show religiously. Wants to win a lot of money on the show, goes on it and wins $7, lowest amount of anyone. Thus he quits bowling. 4) Save Me Mickey Father is obsessed with Disneyland, they go all the time. His favorite ride is Pirates of the Caribbean. Firoozeh gets lost, ends up in Lost and Found. Becomes favorite child after she is reunited with her father, he buys whatever she wants. 5) Swoosh Swoosh Uncle comes to visit, experiences with fast food, strange plans to lose weight 6) With a Little Help from My Friends Firoozeh recounts telling people about Iran, commonly held misconceptions, and the final weeks before returning to Iran. 7) Bernice On her return to America, Firoozeh lives in Newport Beach, she relates stereotypes of the people there, and recounts meeting Francois, her future husband, a
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