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Noun clauses with 'là'

Noun clauses with 'là'

Short explanation:

Used to identify or define the subject in sentences.


Subject + là + Description


Con đường phía trước là con đường mà tôi đã đi vào hôm qua.
The road ahead is the trail that I passed yesterday.
Người mà tôi yêu là người luôn thương yêu và quan tâm đến tôi.
The person I love is the one who always loves and cares for me.
Công việc hiện tại của tôi là giáo viên.
My current job is a teacher.
Món ăn tôi yêu thích nhất là phở.
My favorite food is Pho.

Long explanation:

The word 'là' is a vital component in Vietnamese grammar, primarily used in noun clauses to equate, define or identify one thing with another. It is similar to the English word 'is' when used in this context. Its purpose is to present a characteristic, a description, or a definition of the subject.

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