"This house is old."

Translation:यह मकान पुराना है।

November 8, 2018

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Anand309040

When to use मकान and घर? Is it like house and home?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/zeebo7

Yep. घर is more like 'home', while मकान is more the building itself (house).


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JDR53d

Thanks for asking. I had the same question. Very helpful.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BNR7
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When is it यह and when is it ' डस?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Prya_hindi

I believe the second one is in the oblique case, used when there are some postposition.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Durgamala

When is इस used and when यह? It's not evident from the exercises.

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