Hindi translation of 'should'
should /ʃəd, STRONG ʃʊd शड् STRONG शुड्/
1. modal verb
You use should when you are giving advice or recommendations or when you are mentioning things that are not the case but that you think ought to be.
I should exercise more.
Should our children be taught to swim at school?
2. modal verb
You use should to tell someone what to do or to report a rule or law which tells someone what to do.
A judge has ruled that the two men should stand trial.
3. modal verb
You use should in questions when you are asking someone for advice, permission, or information.
क्या करना चाहिए
Should I or shouldn't I go to university?
4. modal verb
If you say that something should have happened, you mean that it did not happen, but that you wish it had happened or that you expected it to happen.
I should have studied this morning but I was feeling a bit ill.
I shouldn't have said what I did.
5. modal verb
You use should when you are saying that something is probably the case or will probably happen in the way you are describing. If you say that something should have happened by a particular time, you mean that it will probably have happened by that time.
You should have no problem passing the exam.
We should have finished by a quarter past two.
6. modal verb
You use should in 'that' clauses after some verbs and adjectives when you are talking about a future event or situation.
He stood up and indicated that I should do the same.
7. modal verb
You use should in expressions such as I should imagine to indicate that you think something is true but you are not sure.
I should think it's going to rain soon.
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Example Sentences Including 'should'
You should get your share, two to three months at the outside.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
I shouldn't have done that, I thought, I should n't have kicked at the door.THE EXECUTION (2002)
I should imagine half the State Department had never heard of him till the President submitted his name.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
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'should' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يَنْبَغِي
- Brazilian Portuguese: dever
- Chinese: 应该
- Croatian: trebati
- Czech: měl by
- Danish: burde
- Dutch: moeten
- European Spanish: deber
- Finnish: pitäisi
- French: il faudrait
- German: sollte
- Greek: πρέπει
- Italian: dovrei, dovresticonditional mood
- Japanese: するべきだ
- Korean: ~해야한다
- Norwegian: burde
- Polish: mieć powinność
- Portuguese: dever
- Romanian: a trebui
- Russian: должен
- Spanish: deber
- Swedish: borde
- Thai: ควรจะ
- Turkish: zorunda olmak
- Ukrainian: слід
- Vietnamese: nên
Translation of should from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary