Tag Archives: bahasa inggris sma

Many/Much & A lot of

By | January 21, 2015

Many/Much & A lot of are used as determiners. These words mean numerous or a large number of people or things. Many Many is used with plural countable nouns, e.g. houses, shirts, people, children, etc.  In everyday English, generally speaking, many is used in negative and interrogative sentences. Examples: 1. I’ve just moved to this town. I don’t… Read More »

To Build A Fire (Part 2): Listening Practice 2 (narrative)

By | January 17, 2015

The following questions are based on the story called To Build A fire from the Voice of America. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link To Build A fire (part 2) 1. When did the man stop for lunch? A. at 12 o’clock B. at 1 o’clock C. at 2 o’clock D. at 3 o’clock… Read More »

Surviving The Heat: Listening Practice 4 (explanation)

By | December 26, 2014

The following questions are based on the story of how to survive the heat provided by Voice of America. You can download the Mp3 file by clicking this link: How to survive the heat. 1. You can do the following things to protect yourself from extreme heat, except … . A. stay out of the sun B. drink… Read More »

Some & Any: Exercise 1

By | December 26, 2014

Instruction: Complete the following interrogative questions with any. Then, depending on what you see in your classroom, answer the questions. In your answer, you can use some or any. Remember that the word any is used in interrogative and negative sentences, while some is used in positive sentences and in questions when offering or requesting. 1. Q: Do… Read More »

Some & Any: Exercise 2

By | December 26, 2014

Instruction: Complete the following sentences with some/any. 1. Parto looks happy. It seems that he doesn’t have … problems of life. 2. Mom is going to the local market. She wants to buy … rice and vegetables. 3. I’m sorry we don’t have … coffee left. 4. Did you encounter … snakes in the bush? 5. I don’t… Read More »

Articles: A/An & The

By | December 19, 2014

A/An A means seorang, sebuah, or seekor in Bahasa Indonesia. The sentence I have a pet dog at home means saya punya seekor anjing piaraan. A is used in the sentence because  the word is mentioned for the first time. In this case, the  listener is not sure which dog the speaker is talking about. An has the… Read More »

The Simple Present Tense

By | November 10, 2014

Sobat pembaca semua. Kali ini saya ingin membahas salah satu tense yang sering dipakai dalam bahasa Inggris lisan maupun tertulis, yakni Simple Present Tense. Tense ini digunakan untuk menjelaskan: 1. sesuatu yang terjadi/yang dilakukan secara teratur/reguler. Jika sobat pembaca ingin bercerita tentang sesuatu yang terjadi/dilakukan setiap hari, setiap minggu, setiap bulan, sekali seminggu, dua kali sebulan, dan seterusnya,… Read More »