You want to learn how to use the definite article in Hausa? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Hausa lessons complete with useful examples. The apple, the house, the book... we'll teach you about the Hausa definite article in a simple, clear and enjoyable way.
The definite article is what we call the word 'the' in English. The English definite article 'the' does not exist in Hausa. Unlike English, a noun on its own can be considered definite without the need for a specific word to show this.
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The definite article is what we call the word the in English. The definite article is used with nouns. Using the nouns littafi, kujera and kofa (book, chair, door) which you learned in Step 3, learn how to use the definite article with each of the nouns. The nouns together with the definite article are littafin, kujerar and kofar (the book, the chair, the door). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about the definite article in Hausa including useful examples. Once you have learned to use the definite article with the Hausa nouns littafi, kujera and kofa, you're ready to move on to Step 5 (the plural in Hausa).
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