How to use the indefinite article in Hindi

How to use the indefinite article in Hindi

You want to learn how to use the indefinite article in Hindi? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Hindi lessons complete with useful examples. An apple, a house, a book... we explain it all to you in short, easy to follow lessons.

The Hindi indefinite article

The indefinite article is what we call the words 'a' and 'an' in English. The indefinite article is used with nouns. The English indefinite article 'a' is 'ek' in Hindi.

Examples

ek kursi
a chair
ek dost
a friend
ek mahina
a month
ek ghorā
a horse
ek orat
a woman
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Step 3 : The indefinite article in Hindi

The indefinite article is what we call the word a in English. The indefinite article is used with nouns. To learn to use the indefinite article in Hindi, pick just 3 important nouns. We suggest you learn the nouns kitab, kursi and darvaza (book, chair, door). Then learn how to use each noun with the indefinite article. The nouns together with the indefinite article are ek kitab, ek kursi and ek darvaza (a book, a chair, a door). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about the indefinite article in Hindi including useful examples. Once you have learned to use the indefinite article with the Hindi nouns kitab, kursi and darvaza, you're ready to move on to Step 4 (the definite article in Hindi).

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