Talking about Family- Part 1

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In almost any conversation, we will talk about family.  Today we look at some phrases that could help you to introduce your family members.

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Talking about Family- Part 1


English

Hindi

Transliteration

This is my mother/mom.

यह मेरी माँ है|

Yah meri maa hai

This is my father/dad.

यह मेरे पिताजी हैं|

Yah mere pitaaji hai

These are my parents.

ये मेरे माता पिता हैं|

Ye mere mata pita haim

This is my wife.

यह मेरी पत्नी है|

Yah meri patni hai

This is my husband.

यह मेरा पति है|

Yah mera pati hai

There are five people in my family. (My mother, my father, my older brother, my older sister, me, my younger brother.)

मेरे परिवार में पांच लोग हैं| (मेरी माँ, मेरे पिताजी, मेरे बड़े भाई, मेरी बड़ी बहन, मैं, मेरे छोटे भाई)

Mere parivaar mein paanch log hai (meri maa, mere pitaaji, mere bade bhai, meri badi bahin, main, mere chote bhai)

How many brothers and sisters do you have?

आपके कितने भाई –बहिन है?

Aapke kitane bhai –bahin hai

I have two brothers.

मेरे दो भाई हैं|

Mere do bhai haim

One is older.

एक बड़े हैं|

Ek bade haim

One brother is older (than me).

एक भाई मुझसे बड़े है|

Ek bhai mujhse bade hai

One is younger.

एक छोटा है|

Ek chota hai

I have one sister.

मेरी एक बहिन है|

Meri ek bahin hai

Geeta doesn’t have any brothers or sisters.

गीता का कोई भाई या बहन नहीं है|

Geeta ka koyi bhai ya bahin nahin hai

What number are you?

आपका क्रमांख क्या है?

Aapka kramaankh kya hai

I’m number three.

मैं तीसरा हूँ|

Main teesra hoon

I’m second older.

मैं दूसरी बड़ी हूँ|

Main doosri badi hoon

He’s the oldest (of five children).

वह पाँच बच्चों में सबसे बड़ा है|

Vah paanch bachchom mein sabse bada hai

She’s the youngest.

वह सबसे छोटी है|

Vah sabse choti hai

Javed is an only child.

जावेद एक ही औलाद है|

Javed ek hi aulaad hai

How many children do you have?

आपके कितने बच्चे हैं|

Aapke kitane bachche haim

We have two. One son and one daughter.

हमारे दो बच्चे हैं| एक बेटा और एक बेटी|

Hamare do bachche haim. ek beta aur ek beti

Do you have any kids?

क्या आपके कोई बच्चे हैं?

Kya aapke koyi bachche haim

Quiz:

Translate the following:

1)   There are four people in my family.

2)   I am third in my family.

3)   I have three brothers and one sister.

4)   This is my brother.

5) आपके कितने बच्चे हैं? (Aapke kitane bachche haim)

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