Sunday, February 27, 2011

ELLIPTICAL SENTENCE

 Untuk menyatakan setuju terhadap suatu pernyataan dalam kalimat positive, kita bisa menggunakan bentuk kalimat :

a. Subject + Auxiliary Verbs + too

Example :
1. She is going to the office, and I am too.
2. They went out yesterday, and I did too.

b. So + Auxiliary Verbs + Subject

Example :
1. She is going to the office, and so am I.
2. They went out yesterday, and so did I.


 Untuk menyatakan setuju terhadap suatu pernyataan dalam kalimat negative, kita bisa menggunakan bentuk kalimat :

a. Subject + Auxiliary Verbs + not + either

Example :
1. The headmaster doesn’t need me, and you don’t either.
2. He didn’t go to school, and I didn’t either.

b. Neither + Auxiliary Verbs + Subject

Example :
1. The headmaster doesn’t need me, and neither do you.
2. He didn’t go to school, and neither did I.

c. Nor + Auxiliary Verbs + Subject

Example :
1. The headmaster doesn’t need me, and nor do you.
2. He didn’t go to school, and nor did I.

1 comment:

  1. Penjelasannya lengkap ya...sangat berguna. maksih. keep writing

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