должный

RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

до́лжный (dólžnyj)

  1. due; required

DeclensionEdit

* Note: Letter "г (g)" in endings "-ого" / "-его" for genitive singular masculine and neuter and accusative masculine singular animate is pronounced as /v/, not /g/.

Usage notesEdit

The short forms are used in conjunction with the infinitive of a verb to show that one should or has to/must do something.

  • Я хотел бы отдыхать, но я должен работать. - I would like to have a rest, but I should/must work.
Last modified on 4 April 2014, at 08:02