Pashto Nouns

Welcome to the third Pashto lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Pashto to help you practice your daily phrases.

potatoes
potatoes
الوګان
tomatoes
tomatoes
سره بانجان
onions
onions
پیاز
carrots
carrots
ګازرې
fruits
fruits
مېوې
apples
apples
مڼې
bananas
bananas
کېلې
oranges
oranges
نارنجان

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Pashto
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
آیا ته شېدې لرې؟
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
زه شیدې او کافي لرم
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
هغه درې مڼې لري
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
هغه یوازې یوه مڼه لري
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
مونږ په یوه کوچني کور کې اوسېږو
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
زه خپله سهارنۍ خوښوم

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread
ډوډۍ
milk
milk
شېدې
butter
butter
کوچ
cheese
cheese
پنير
coffee
coffee
کافي
sandwich
sandwich
سند ویچ
meat
meat
غوښه
chicken
chicken
چرګ
fish
fish
ماهي
breakfast
breakfast
سهارنۍ
lunch
lunch
غرمنۍ
dinner
dinner
ماښامنۍ

Conversation in Pashto

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Pashto
Do you speak (English/ Pashto)?
آیا ته په انګلیسي/پښتو ژبه خبرې کولای شې؟
Just a little
ډېرې لږې
I like Pashto
زما پښتو خوښیږي
Can I practice with you?
آیا زه له تا سره تمرین کولای شم؟
How old are you?
ته څو کلن یې؟
I'm thirty three years old
زه دېرش کلن یم
It was nice talking to you
تا سره په خبرو کولو خوښ شوم

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Pashto. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Pashto Adjectives   Pashto Adjectives

Pashto Plural   Pashto Plural



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