Tuesday, March 31, 2009

Understanding Similar Words

Using the right words at the right place and at the right time requires understanding the minute differences in their application.

Here is a cluster of Similar words. Just read how close they seem, yet how different they are.

Is giving insufficient attention to something that you must do.
E.g. he drank a lot and neglected his family.

To treat as unworthy of regard or notice, suggests voluntary inattention.
E.g. He disregarded my advice.

To refuse to take notice of.
E.g. You can't ignore the fact that many criminals enter politics.

To not notice something, or not see how important it is [miss] due to haste or lack of care.
E.g. It is easy to overlook a small detail like that.

It suggests either a willful ignoring or a failure to remember.
E.g. I often forget where I keep my keys.

Hindi to English; English to Hindi

The language Hindi, is the mother tongue of a major portion of the world's population. Hindi is being embraced as a means of communication by people of different nations across the globe.
Many people use English as a means to understand Hindi

Here are a set of words from Hindi to English and English to Hindi.

All those who face a problem in translating words, expressions or sentences from Hindi to English or from English to Hindi, just post a comment.