Punjabi Negation

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Punjabi Negation

Learning the Punjabi Negation is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you master it the more you get closer to mastering the Punjabi language. But first we need to know what the role of Negation is in the structure of the grammar in Punjabi.

Punjabi negation is the process that turns an affirmative statement (I am happy) into its opposite denial (I am not happy). Here are some examples:

English NegationPunjabi Negation
Negation
Negationਨਕਾਰਾਤਮਕ
he is not hereਉਹ ਇੱਥੇ ਨਹੀਂ ਹੈ
that is not my bookਇਹ ਪੁਸਤਕ ਮੇਰੀ ਨਹੀਂ ਹੈ
do not enterਅੰਦਰ ਨਾ ਆਉ

Notice the structure of the Negation in Punjabi.

List of Negation in Punjabi

Below is a list of the Negation and negative expressions in Punjabi placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Punjabi vocabulary.

English NegationPunjabi Negation
I don't speakਮੈਂ ਬੋਲਦਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਹਾਂ
I don't writeਮੈਂ ਲਿੱਖਦਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਹਾਂ
I don't driveਮੈਂ ਕਾਰ ਨਹੀਂ ਚਲਾਉਂਦਾ ਹਾਂ
I don't loveਮੈਂ ਪਿਆਰ ਨਹੀਂ ਕਰਦਾ ਹਾਂ
I don't giveਮੈਂ ਦਿੰਦਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਹਾਂ
I don't smileਮੈਂ ਮੁਸਕਰਾਉਂਦਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਹਾਂ
I don't takeਮੈਂ ਲੈੰਦਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਹਾਂ
he doesn't speakਉਹ ਬੋਲਦਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਹੈ
he doesn't writeਉਹ ਲਿੱਖਦਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਹੈ
he doesn't driveਉਹ ਕਾਰ ਨਹੀਂ ਚਲਾਉਂਦਾ ਹੈ
he doesn't loveਉਹ ਪਿਆਰ ਨਹੀਂ ਕਰਦਾ ਹੈ
he doesn't giveਉਹ ਦਿੰਦਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਹੈ
he doesn't smileਉਹ ਮੁਸਕਰਾਉਂਦਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਹੈ
he doesn't takeਉਹ ਲੈੰਦਾ ਨਹੀਂ ਹੈ
we don't speakਅਸੀਂ ਬੋਲਦੇ ਨਹੀਂ ਹਾਂ
we don't writeਅਸੀਂ ਲਿੱਖਦੇ ਨਹੀਂ ਹਾਂ
we don't driveਅਸੀਂ ਕਾਰ ਨਹੀਂ ਚਲਾਉਂਦੇ ਹਾਂ
we don't loveਅਸੀਂ ਪਿਆਰ ਨਹੀਂ ਕਰਦੇ ਹਾਂ
we don't giveਅਸੀਂ ਦਿੰਦੇ ਨਹੀਂ ਹਾਂ
we don't smileਅਸੀਂ ਮੁਸਕਰਾਉਂਦੇ ਨਹੀਂ ਹਾਂ
we don't takeਅਸੀਂ ਲੈਂਦੇ ਨਹੀਂ ਹਾਂ

Negation and negative expressions have a very important role in Punjabi. Once you're done with the Panjabi Negation, you might want to check the rest of our Punjabi lessons here: Learn Punjabi. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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