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Macam-macam conjunctions dan contoh kalimatnya


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Kata sambung / conjunction pada dasarnya adalah kata yang digunakan untuk menyambung dua kalimat/kata-kata. Adapun penerapannya :
Kata sambung yang berdiri sendiri seperti:

and, or, but, for, although/though, that, if, dsb.

Contoh:

  • You can read this book if you like.
    (kamu dapat membaca buku ini jika kamu mau)
  • I went to your house but you weren’t at home.
    (saya pergi ke rumahmu tapi kamu tidak ada di rumah)
  • Amir and I go to school everyday.
    (Amir dan saya pergi ke sekolah setiap hari)
  • Although it was raining, he came on time.
    (walaupun hujan dia datang tepat waktu)

Kata sambung yang berpasangan antara lain seperti:

both…and… (…dan juga….)
not only…but also… (…tidak hanya…tetapi juga…)
either…or… (….maupun…)
neither…nor… (…tidak…dan tidak…)

Contoh:

  • He is both wise and good.
    (dia bijaksana dan juga baik)
  • He is not only active but also clever.
    (dia tidak hanya aktif tetapi juga pintar)
  • Factory pollutions have polluted either land or water in our environment.
    (Polusi pabrik telah mencemari tanah maupun air di lingkungan kita)
  • The research is neither intersting nor accurate
    (Penelitian itu tidak menarik dan tidak akurat)
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Latihan soal conjunctions

____ all my careful plans, a lot of things went wrong.
Setiawan decided to give up his job ____ I advised him not to.
____ not having eaten for three days, I am not starving.
____ it rained a lot, we enjoyed our holiday.
I love music ____ I can’t play any musical instrument.
____ being very tired, we carried on walking.
We lost all the match ____ we were the dreaming team.
____ I had planned everything carefully, a lot of things went wrong.
The heating was full on, but ____ this the house was still cold.
I couldn’t sleep ____ I was tired.