Paj-Puj: The Particle مۇ in the Role of "Both/All"

The Particle مۇ in the Role of "Both/All"

رولىدىكى «مۇ» يۈكلىمىسى "both/all"

The particle مۇ can be attached to multiple nouns consecutively to create an all-inclusive meaning that is analogous to "both" or "all".

Neither students nor teachers should ever stop learning.
.ئوقۇغۇچىلارمۇ، ئوقۇتقۇچىلارمۇ داۋاملىق ئۆگىنىشى كېرەك

Mandarin, English, and Arabic are all examples of the world's most widely spoken languages.
.خەنزۇچىمۇ، ئىنگلىزچىمۇ، ئەرەبچىمۇ دۇنيادا ئەڭ كۆپ نوپۇس ئىشلىتىدىغان تىللار


References

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