Decoded Slug: Modal verb 'phải'

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Modal verb 'phải'

Modal verb 'phải'

Short explanation:

Used to express necessity, obligation, or to give advice.


subject + phải + verb


Bạn phải học mỗi ngày nếu muốn nói tiếng Anh một cách trôi chảy.
You have to study every day if you want to speak English fluently.
Tôi phải đi học ngay, để không bị trễ.
I must go to school right now so as not to be late.
Chúng tôi phải tiết kiệm tiền để mua một cái nhà mới.
We have to save money to buy a new house.
Bạn phải uống nhiều nước hơn để có cơ thể khỏe mạnh hơn.
You have to drink more water for a healthy body.

Long explanation:

The Vietnamese modal verb 'phải' is used to express the necessity, obligation, or requirements of an action similar to 'have to' or 'must' in English. It can also be used when giving advice or suggesting an action.

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