English translation of ‘द’
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1. the determiner
You can use the in front of a singular noun to refer to all people or things of that type. ⇒ The computer has made considerable advances in recent years.
2. the determiner
You use the in front of an adjective when you are referring to a particular thing that is described by that adjective. ⇒ He's wishing for the impossible.
3. the determiner
You can use the in front of adjectives and plural nouns to refer to all people of a particular type or nationality, or to a couple or family with a particular name. ⇒ ...care for the elderly. ⇒ The Germans and the French both have identity-card systems. ⇒ ...the Browns.
4. the determiner
You use the in front of numbers that refer to days and dates. ⇒ The meeting should take place on the fifth of May. ⇒ ...how bad things were in the thirties.
5. the determiner
You use the in front of superlative adjectives and adverbs. ⇒ Brisk daily walks are still the best exercise.
6. the determiner
You use the in front of two comparative adjectives or adverbs to describe how one amount or quality changes in relation to another. ⇒ The more confidence you build up, the greater your chances of success.
7. the determiner
The is used in rates, prices, and measurements to refer to a single unit, which is related or compared to a number of units of a different kind. ⇒ The exchange rate will soon be $2 to the pound.
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Translation of ‘द’ from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary