Welcome to the fifth Uzbek lesson about gender. This time we will view a list of people, feminine and masculine, followed by grammar rules, finally a list of expressions in Uzbek to help you practice your daily phrases.
In general, gender is used to distinguish between male and female, sometimes referred to as masculine and feminine. For example: my son and daughter are students the noun [son] is masculine, while [daughter] is feminine. The following examples use gender in different ways and places to demonstrate their behavior.
|Grammar + Rules|
|my son is a student|
[masculine + noun]
|mening o'g'lim talaba |
|her daughter is a student|
[feminine + noun]
|uning qizi talaba |
|he has a tall brother|
[adjective + masculine]
|uning baland bo'yli akasi/ukasi bor |
|she has a tall sister|
[adjective + feminine]
|uning baland bo'yli opasi/singlisi bor |
|his brothers are young|
[plural masculine + adjective]
|uning ukalari yosh |
|his sisters are young|
[plural feminine + adjective]
|uning singillari yosh |
The list below will probably provide more clarification. These are family members (males and females). I think it would be wise to memorize them as part of your important vocabulary list.
Now it's time to practice expressions used in daily conversations. If you're a beginner in learning Uzbek, then the phrases below are something you would want to know.
|What do you mean?|
|nimani nazarda tutayapsiz?|
|I don't understand|
|I don't know|
|What is that called in Uzbek?|
|bu o'zbek tilida qanday aytiladi?|
|What is this?|
|What does that word mean in English?|
|bu so'z ingliz tilida nima ma'noni anglatadi?|
|Sorry (if you made a mistake)|
I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the gender in Uzbek. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now it's time to check the next lesson below.