Hindi translation of 'if'
if /ɪf इफ़्/
You use if in conditional sentences to introduce the circumstances in which an event or situation might happen or might have happened.
She gets very upset if I don't include her in everything.
Are you a student with great ideas? If so, we would love to hear from you.
You use if in indirect questions when the answer is either 'yes' or 'no'.
क्या- ऐसे प्रश्नवाची अर्थ में प्रयुक्त जहां उत्तर‘हां’या‘ना’में हो
I wonder if you would give us some information, please?
You use if to suggest that something might be slightly different from what you are stating in the main part of the sentence, for example that there might be slightly more or less of a particular quality.
That standard is quite difficult, if not impossible, to achieve.
What one quality, if any, do you dislike about your partner?
You use 'if anything' when you are saying something which confirms a negative statement that you have just made.
अभी-अभी कहे गए किसी नकारात्मक अर्थ वाले कथन की पुष्टि हेतु प्रयुक्त
There has yet to be an improvement. If anything, the situation has got worse.
You use as if to describe something or someone by comparing them with another thing or person.
ऐसा जैसे कि..
He pointed two fingers at his head, as if he were holding a gun.
You use if only when you are mentioning a reason for doing something.
केवल इसके लिए
She always writes to me once a month, if only to remind me that I haven't answered her last letter.
You use if only to express a wish, especially one that is impossible.
If only you had told me that last week.
If only it were that simple!
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Example Sentences Including 'if'
I would have liked to ask him, if there was any way I could.THE EXECUTION (2002)
A metal frame and a barred gate had been fitted into the entrance, as if for a prison cell.THE EXECUTION (2002)
Now listen...' Jamie was rubbing his chin, as if deep in thought.THE EXECUTION (2002)
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'if' in Other Languages
- Arabic: إِذَا
- Brazilian Portuguese: se
- Chinese: 如果
- Croatian: ako
- Czech: pokud
- Danish: hvis
- Dutch: als
- European Spanish: si
- Finnish: jos
- French: si
- German: wenn
- Greek: εάν
- Italian: se
- Japanese: もしも･･･ならば
- Korean: 만일 ...이면
- Norwegian: hvis
- Polish: jeżeli
- Portuguese: se
- Romanian: dacă
- Russian: если
- Spanish: si
- Swedish: om
- Thai: ถ้า
- Turkish: eğer
- Ukrainian: якщо
- Vietnamese: nếu
Translation of if from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary