Urdu Plural

Welcome to the fourth Urdu lesson about the plural. This time we will learn about the singular form and what it looks like in the plural, followed by grammar rules, finally a list of emergency phrases.

book
book Audio
کتاب
books
books Audio
کتابیں
car
car Audio
کار
cars
cars Audio
کاریں
tree
tree Audio
درخت
trees
trees Audio
درختوں
flower
flower Audio
پھول
flowers
flowers Audio
پھول

Plural Grammar Rules

The plural is the form which refers to more than one object or person. For example: I speak two languages the plural here is [languages] because it refers to more than one [language]. The examples below use plurals in different ways and places to demonstrate how they look wehn converted from their singular form.

Grammar + Rules
Urdu
I speak one language
[singular form]
میں ایک زبان بولتا ہوں Audio
we speak three languages
[plural noun]
ہم تین زبانیں بولتے ہیں Audio
he visits many countries
[adverb + plural noun]
وہ کئی ممالک کا دورہ کرتے ہیں Audio
they are happy now
[plural pronoun]
وہ اب خوش ہیں Audio
she has five red shoes
[adjective + plural noun]
اس کے پاس پانچ سرخ جوتے ہیں Audio
I want a sandwich without onions
[preposition + plural noun]
مجھے پیاز کے بغیر ایک سینڈوچ چاہیے Audio

The following is a list of examples showing both the singular and plural form. This demonstrates how the plural is used with humans, objects and animals.

woman
woman Audio
عورت
women
women Audio
خواتین
man
man Audio
آدمی
men
men Audio
آدمی
house
house Audio
مکان
houses
houses Audio
مکانات
cup
country Audio
پیالی
cups
countries Audio
پیالیاں
cow
cow Audio
گائے
cows
cows Audio
گائے
horse
horse Audio
گھوڑا
horses
horses Audio
گھوڑے

Emergency Phrases

Now it's time to practice your Urdu by looking at these phrases which are related to emergencies. Be prepared when traveling abroad, just in case you need help or by offering help to someone else. I recommend writing these expressions down on a notebook before traveling.

English
Urdu
Help
مدد Audio
Call the ambulance
ایمبولینس کو کال کریں Audio
I need a doctor
مجھے ایک ڈاکٹر کی ضرورت ہے Audio
Where is the closest pharmacy?
قریبی فارمیسی کہاں ہے؟ Audio
Are you okay?
آپ ٹھیک ہیں؟ Audio
I am sick
میں بیمار ہوں Audio
Call the police
پولیس کو کال کریں Audio

Did you enjoy this lesson about the plural in Urdu? I hope so, if you have any problem with this lesson contact me with questions you have here. You can now check the next lesson below.

Urdu Nouns   Urdu Nouns

Urdu Gender   Urdu Gender



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