a bomb detonated if stood on
LANDMINE
the main character in the book
PARVANA
where did parvanas dad go to school
ENGLAND
where is the story set
AFGHANISTAN
one of the two languages spoke in afghanistan
DARI
Long loose shirt and trousers worn by both women and men
shalwar Kameez
an afghan hat
pakul
To deprive of the use of a body part by wounding or the like.
maimed
Long loose shirt and trousers worn by both women and men
shalwarkaleez
A long tent like garment that women have to wear outside in Afghanistan.
burqa
The act of uniting two or more things.
union
who tryed to invade afghanistan?
soviets
A person who flees for refuge or safety. Especially from foreign countries.
refugee
A mans headdress worn chiefly by Muslims in southern Asia, consisting of a long cloth made of silk, linen, cotton, ect. Wound directly around head or about a cap.
turban
who wrote the book parvana
deborah ellis
A mode or system of rule or government.
regime
peices of meat on a skewer
kebab
A narrow mattress used in many Afghan homes instead of chairs or beds.
toshak
A seaport in Pakistan.
karachi
A group of people or a single person accompanying for protection or guidance.
escort