How to form simple sentences in Punjabi

How to form simple sentences in Punjabi

You want to learn how to form simple sentences in Punjabi? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Punjabi lessons complete with useful examples. The house is big, the book is old... we make forming simple Punjabi sentences easy.

Simple Punjabi sentences

In a typical sentence in Punjabi which uses the verb 'to be', the verb is placed at the end of the sentence. In the singular, the verb 'to be' is 'hei'. In the plural, the verb 'to be' is 'hêi'.


Ghar kālī hą.
The houses are empty.
Ghar puranę hą.
The houses are old.
Ghar navę hą.
The houses are new.
Ghar čottē hą.
The houses are small.
Ghar vadē hą.
The houses are big.
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About Punjabi

About Punjabi

Punjabi is a tonal language; a characteristic which makes it unusual among Indo-European languages. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Punjabi would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Punjabi

Learn to get by in Punjabi with these useful words and phrases. The phrases below will help you to greet people in Punjabi, introduce yourself in Punjabi and even hold a conversation in Punjabi after you have met someone.

kuš dost
some friends
kuš šeher
some cities
kuš din
some days
kuš ghar
some houses
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If you want to go from beginner to fluent in Punjabi in a reasonable amount of time, you'll need a proven study method and daily dedication. Our nine-step Punjabi learning guide will show you how to teach yourself Punjabi in a structured,effective way. The steps below will take you through the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Punjabi.

Step 10 : Simple sentences in Punjabi

You've already learned so much in steps 1 to 9 and we'd like to help you learn even more with this bonus step. Learn the phrases Ē kitab hē, Ē kursi hē and Ē dervaja hē (This is a book, This is a chair, This is a door). Then learn the phrases Dervaja vadā hē and Dervaja čotta hē (The door is big, The door is small). And then learn the phrases Dervajē vadē hą and Dervajē čottē hą (The doors are big, The doors are small). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about simple Punjabi sentences including useful examples. Take everything you have learned so far and then teach yourself just a few new words each week. In this way, you'll soon be able to say 100's, if not 1000's of short phrases in Punjabi. Give it a try yourself!

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