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Reflexive Pronoun (Kata Ganti Refleksif), Fungsi dan Contoh Kalimatnya


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Reflexive pronouns adalah kata ganti yang menunjukkan perbuatan mengenai kepada diri sendiri.

Kata ganti ini terdiri dari :

  • myself (saya sendiri)
  • yourself (kamu sendiri)
  • himself (dia sendiri laki-laki)
  • herself (dia sendiri perempuan)
  • itself (dia sendiri selain orang)
  • ourselves (kami/kita sendiri)
  • yourselves (kalian sendiri)
  • themselves (mereka sendiri)

Reflexive pronoun mempunyai 3 (tiga) fungsi utama, yaitu :

1. Untuk menyatakan sesuatu yang mengenai diri sendiri (reflexive use).

Contoh :

  • I look at myself in the mirror.
    (Saya melihat diriku sendiri di kaca)
  • You must know yourself.
    (Anda harus mengetahui diri Anda sendiri)

2. Untuk memberikan tekanan atau mengeraskan arti, agar menjadi tegas dan kuat (emphatic use).

Contoh :

  • I myself must go to there.
    (Saya sendiri yang harus pergi ke sana)
  • You yourself don’t know about this matter.
    (Anda sendiri yang tidak mengetahui akan hal ini)

3. Jika kata -self didahului kata depan -by, mempunyai pengertian sendiri (alone).

Contoh :

  • I can’t do it by myself.
    (Saya tidak dapat mengerjakannnya sendiri)
  • She have to comes here by herself.
    (Dia harus datang kemari sendirian)
























Latihan soal pronouns

 
MOTHER will send MARY to buy THE TICKETS.
This book is ____, there is ____ name on ____ .
He might have concealed from ____ but not from ____ .
____ invited ____ to stay with ____ in the hotel.
Can you give me ____ to eat? I'm very hungry.
THE EIGHTH OF MARCH is WOMEN'S Day.
We got home late. We were very tired and ____ went to bed at once.
I've never heard ____ speak to ____ .
- "Please, stay a little while"
- "Of course, mum, ____ was going to suggest ____ ____ .
I was late. I found ____ in the house.