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1st sing 3d plur 3d sing adjectives adverb Adverbial participle agar agent sing aorist apnd apne bahut bddshdh bol-d chald conj ddmi dekhd dend v. a. di-yd diyd feminine ga-e ga-i gayd genitive ghar governs gen gundh hain hd-e hdth Hindustani hond v. n. hu-d hu-e hu-i hukm imperative inflected masc jd-nd jdnd v. n. jdtd kahd kahdn kahnd karnd v. a. kartd kdld khdnd Khudd kisi kiyd ko-i kuchh lagnd lekin liyd mard mdr-te mujh nahin neuter nominative Noun of agency oblique past indef past participle Pluperfect plural postposition potential or aorist pres pron pronouns rahnd v. n. root rukhsat Sanskrit sdhib sdth shahr ta-in talak taraf Three tenses tujh unhon Urdu verb verbal noun vowel wahdn waqt wdste yahdn
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Page 74 - If an adjective qualifies two or more nouns of different genders, it agrees with the masculine rather than the feminine ; but in the case of inanimate objects it may sometimes agree with the noun which stands nearest to it in the sentence. The following example is given by Dr. Yates : kapre bfaan aur kitaben bahut achchhl hain 'the clothes, plates, and books are very good.
Page 73 - Forbes's remarks on this point, although too briefly put, are perfectly sound ; and yet succeeding grammarians, who generally follow his teaching without question, have in this instance thought proper to depart from it : — " When adjectives ending in a are separated from their substantives, they not unfrequently become petrified as it were by being drawn towards a verb, and thus forming with it a sort of compound, lose their capability of change," is the teaching of Professor Monier Williams (Hindustani...
Page 77 - God,' mere bdp ki haweii men, 'in the house of my father,' khidmat ki khdtir, 'for the sake of service.' ke or ki, according to the gender, number, and case of the noun with which it is most nearly connected, or on which it most closely depends : thus, us ki qismat ke bag men, ' in the garden of the destiny of him ; ' Farang ke mulk ke dekhne kd ishtiydq, ' the desire of seeing the country of Europe.