Contoh kalimat pengandaian menggunakan kata 'wish'
Pengandaian menggunakan kata wish dapat berarti berangan-angan, bermimpi, dan berharap tentang masa kini dan masa depan. Pengandaian yang menggambarkan situasi masa kini jelas kondisinya pasti berlawanan dengan yang diharapkan. Wish juga dapat digunakan untuk mengekspresikan pengandaian masa lalu, atau lampau.
Situasi saat ini -> Ungkapan pengandaian
- I dont know how to dance. -> I wish (that) I knew how to dance.
- I don't have a bicycle. -> I wish I had a bicycle.
- Rony has to work toningt. -> Rony wished he didn't have to work tonight.
- I can't speak Chinese. -> I wish I could speak Chinese.
- I'm not at home in bed. -> I wish I were home in bed.
- It's cold today. -> I wish it weren't cold today.
- We aren't in Yogya. -> We wish we were in Yogya.
Situasi masa lampau -> Ungkapan pengandaian
- I didn't study for the test. -> I wish (that) I had studied for the test.
- John didn't finish his job. -> John wishes he had finished his job.
- I went to the meeting. -> I wish I hadn't gone to the meeting.