Use of All, None, Some, Most, Many, Several, Few, a Few, a lot of, etc

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Can you say this in Hindi: “All (of) the people are here.”  Today’s lesson covers this and many related phrases.

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Use of All, None, Some, Most, Many, Several, Few, a Few, a lot of, etc

Examples:

English

Hindi

Transliteration

All (of) the people are here.

सभी लोग यहाँ हैं।

Sabhi log yahan hai

Not all (of) the people are here.

यहाँ सब लोग नहीं हैं।

Yahan sab log nahin hai

All (of) the people are not here

सभी लोग यहाँ नहीं हैं।

sabhi log yahan nahin hai

None of the people are here.

कोई भी लोग यहाँ नहीं है।

Koyi bhi log yahan nahin hai

Not any of the people are here.

लोगों में से कोई भी यहाँ नहीं है।

Logom mein se koyi bhi yahan nahin hai

Some (of the) people are here.

कुछ लोग यहाँ हैं।

Kuch log yahan hai

Some (of the) people are not here.

कुछ लोग यहाँ नहीं हैं।

Kuch log yahan nahin hai

Most of the people are here.

अधिकांश लोग यहाँ हैं।

Adhikansh log yahan hai

Most of the people are not here.

अधिकांश लोग यहाँ नहीं हैं।

Adhikansh log yahan nahin hai

Many (of the) people are here.

कई लोग यहाँ हैं।

Kayi log yahan hai

Many (of the) people are not here.

कई लोग यहाँ नहीं हैं।

Kayi log yahan nahin hai

Not many (of the) people are here.

लोगों में से कई लोग यहाँ नहीं है।

Logom mein se kayi log yahan nahin hai

Several (of the) people are here.

अनेक लोग यहाँ हैं।

Anek log yahan hai

A few (of the) people are here.

कुछ लोग यहाँ हैं।

Kuch log yahan hai

Few (of the) people are here.

कुछ ही लोग यहाँ हैं।

Kuch  hi log yahan hai

A lot of (the) people are here.

बहुत से लोग यहाँ है।

Bahut se log yahan hai

A lot of (the) people are not here.

बहुत से लोग यहाँ नहीं हैं।

Bahut se log yahan nahin hai

Half of the people are here.

लोगों की आधी यहाँ हैं।

आधे लोग यहाँ है।

Logom ki aadhi yahan hai

Aadhe log yahan hai

Half of the people are not here.

आधे लोग यहाँ नहीं है।

Aadhe log yahan nahin hai

Both (of the) people are here.

दोनों लोग यहाँ हैं।

Donon log yahan hai

Quiz:

Translate

1)   All the people are here.

2)   Many people are here.

3)   Few people are here.

4)   None of the people are here.

5)   Few people are not here.

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