"How is your mother?"

Translation:तुम्हारी माँ कैसी हैं?

April 25, 2019

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Why is it plural at the end?

April 25, 2019

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In Hindi, words referring to people elder than you or in positions of authority are treated as if they were plural as a way of showing respect. This is not a grammatical requirement but is usually done in practice.

So, माँ is conjugated with the plural form हैं.

April 25, 2019
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