How to use the indefinite article in Bengali

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The Bengali indefinite article

The indefinite article is what we call the words 'a' and 'an' in English. The English indefinite article 'a' does not exist in Bengali. Unlike English, a noun on its own can be considered indefinite without the need for a specific word to show this.


ek ta bhabana
a building
ek ta bičhānā
a bed
ek ta janala
a window
ek ta din
a day
ek jan puruš
a man
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