"The water is salty."

Translation:पानी नमकीन है।

August 9, 2019



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August 9, 2019

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पानी = water - Noun
नमकीन = salty - Adjective
है = is - verb

Placement of Hindi adjectives works exactly like in English with attributive adjectives coming before nouns and predicative adjectives coming after nouns. Eg: The black cat is fat - काली बिल्ली मोटी है where black/काली is an attributive adjective and fat/मोटी is a predicative adjective.

So, नमकीन comes after पानी. As usual with Hindi sentences, the verb comes at the end.

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August 14, 2019, 10:38 AM
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