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15 Contoh Kalimat Dalam Present Perfect Tense dan Penjelasannya

By | February 16, 2018

Sobat pembaca, kali ini ditampilkan 15 contoh kalimat dalam present perfect tense. Sobat bisa membaca ulang topik tentang present perfect tense di link ini. Secara singkat, tense ini digunakan untuk mendeskripsikan kegiatan yang  1) dimulai di waktu lampau, dan sekarang ini sudah selesai, dan akibat atau hasilnya bisa dirasakan sekarang; 2) mulai dan selesai di waktu lampau tetapi kapan terjadinya tidak penting… Read More »

Daftar Verba Diikuti Gerund Beserta Contoh Kalimat (1)

By | February 5, 2018

Sobat pembaca, kita sudah pernah membahas topik tentang gerund sebagai obyek dari verba. Dalam bahasan tersebut disebutkan bahwa kata kerja tertentu (itu berarti TIDAK sembarang kata kerja) bisa diikuti oleh gerund. Sobat silakan ikuti link ini untuk mempelajari lagi bahasan tentang gerund sebagai obyek kata kerja. Berikut adalah daftar verba yang bisa diikuti gerund beserta contoh kalimatnya. Catatan: Kalimat bahasa Indonesia yang… Read More »

The Future Continuous Tense

By | April 16, 2015

It may be useful to try to understand the future continuous tense in the same way as you understand the past continuous tense. The concept is similar. The difference lies in the time of the event. Just shift your mind, and put that concept in the future. Observe the following sentence: At 6 PM this morning, Ani was… Read More »

The Past Continuous Tense vs The Simple Past Tense: Exercise

By | February 28, 2015

Instruction: Put the verb in the brackets into the past continuos tense or the simple past tense. 1. Susana (start) … to study for an English test at 6 PM. She (finished) … studying at 8 PM. That means at 7.30 PM she (still, study) … . 2. Yesterday morning, Joko (repair) … his motorbike engine for two… Read More »

The Simple Past Tense vs The Simple Present Tense: Exercise

By | February 17, 2015

Instruction: Decide whether to use the simple present tense or the simple past tense for each verb. 1. The girl (visit) … me very often. She (visit) … me again last night. 2. Marina (go) … to school by bus every morning. This morning she (go) … to school by car. 3. David often (ask) … questions in… Read More »

Question Words: Exercise 2

By | January 30, 2015

Instruction: For each question word given, make a question based on the sentence. Example: John usually has scrambled eggs for breakfast. a. What: What does John usually have for breakfast? b. Who: Who usually has scrambled eggs for breakfast? 1. Pedestrians often throw away wastepaper on the sidewalk. a. Who b. What c. Where 2. Thirty nine students… Read More »

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 »