How to use the definite article in Kyrgyz

You want to learn how to use the definite article in Kyrgyz? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Kyrgyz lessons complete with useful examples. The apple, the house, the book... we'll teach you about the Kyrgyz definite article in a simple, clear and enjoyable way.

The Kyrgyz definite article

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

Examples

китеп
the book
ай
the month
бала
the child
аке
the sister
күн
the day
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About Kyrgyz

About Kyrgyz

Kyrgyz is also spoken in China and Russia. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Kyrgyz would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Kyrgyz

Learn to get by in Kyrgyz with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Kyrgyz phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

Көп бала бар.
There are many children.
Көп үй бар.
There are many houses.
Көп ит бар.
There are many dogs.
Көп саякатчы бар.
There are many tourists.
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If you want to go from beginner to fluent in Kyrgyz in a reasonable amount of time, you'll need a proven study method and daily dedication. Our nine-step Kyrgyz learning guide will show you how to teach yourself Kyrgyz in a structured,effective way. The steps below will take you through the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Kyrgyz.

Step 4 : The definite article in Kyrgyz

The definite article is what we call the word the in English. The definite article is used with nouns in English (the book, the chair, the door etc.). Using the nouns китеп, стол and эшик (book, chair, door) which you learned in Step 3, learn how to use each noun with the definite article. This is easy in Kyrgyz, because in Kyrgyz, there is no definite article. So the word китеп can mean book or the book, the word стол can mean chair or the chair and the word эшик can mean door or the door. You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about the definite article in Kyrgyz including useful examples. Once you have learned to use the definite article with the Kyrgyz nouns китеп, стол and эшик, you're ready to move on to Step 5 (the plural in Kyrgyz).

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