Determiners -1 – For all exam – Bank, SSC, Reet etc.

Determiners -1-Some Determiners are very useful for all competition examination 

Use of “Little, A Little, The Little

What is different in these words behind use as determiners 

” These words are used before uncountable nouns. It means that these nouns are always singular.”


“Little” – ( थोडा, लेकिन न के बराबर ) 

            ( Negative means) 

1. Blank के बाद आने वाली noun – uncountable होनी चाहिए |

2. दिए गये sentence में उस noun का अर्थ negative होना चाहिए। 

3. या फिर उस sentence में कोई negative word आना चाहिए। 

4. Blank के बाद आने वाली noun का विपरीत अर्थ वाला word उसी sentence में दिया होना चाहिए। 


1.  I can not prepare tea because there is Little milk in the house. 

2. A poor lady has Little money to buy ornaments. 

3. He has not read any books so there is little  hope of his passing through the exam. 

4. The child is hungry he/it has drunk little milk. 

5. The ground is not wet,  it seems there is  little rain at night. 

Use of “A Little” -(थोड़ा सा) “सकारात्मक अर्थ “-

 1. Blank के बाद में “uncountable noun” (singular noun) होनी चाहिए लेकिन sentence sence – positive होना चाहिए। 

2. इसके लिए या तो sentence ही एक दिया होगा या फिर sentence में न तो कोई negative word होगा और न ही ” विपरीत अर्थ ” बताने वाला word होगा। 


1. There was a little  water in the jug. 

2. I can prepare only two cups of tea because there is a little  milk. 

3. I have a little  money to buy a new dress. 

The Little (थोड़ा लेकिन विशेष) 


 1. Blank के बाद आने वाली noun – uncountable (singular)  होगी लेकिन उस noun का sence  विशेष हो जाएगा। 


 Examples –   

1. the Little  water in the jug,  was dirty. 

2. I have drunk the  the Little  water you gave me. 

3. The little  milk that was in the pot, was drunk by a cat. 



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