Penggunaan Was Dan Were

Apakah Diantara Kalian masih ada yang bingung tentang cara penggunaan was dan were dalam bahasa Inggris?

Jika iya maka admin hari ini akan memberikan penjelasan perbedaan kedua kata antara was dan were dengan jelas dan rinci. Yuk simak penjelasannya di bawah ini.

Was dan were merupakan salah satu modal auxiliary dalam bahasa Inggris yang sering kita gunakan ketika kita berbicara atau menulis untuk sesuatu yang terjadi pada masa lampau. Modal auxiliary ini seringkali kita temui di dalam tenses simple past dan past continuous.

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Supaya kalian bisa memahami dan menggunakan fungsi was dan were dengan baik dan benar, yuk simak penjelasan dari admin sebagai berikut ini.

Perbedaan was dan were

Was dan were sama-sama berfungsi sebagai to be atau modal auxiliary dalam tenses simple past dan past continuous.

Namun dalam penggunaannya, was hanya boleh digunakan untuk subjek i, she, he, it atau nama orang, sedangkan were hanya boleh digunakan untuk subjek you, we, they.

Berikut Contoh penggunaannya di dalam tenses simple past yang nominal

Rumus:

(+) S + Was / Were + Adjective / Noun / Adverb + Object Complement

(-) S + Was / Were + Not + Adjective / Noun / Adverb + Object Complement

(?) Was / Were + S + Adjective / Noun / Adverb + Object Complement?

Contoh Kalimatnya :

(+) She Was Here Yesterday

(-) She Was Not Here Yesterday

(? ) Was She Here Yesterday?

Contoh penggunaan Was dan Were pada tenses past continuous verbal aktif

Rumus:

(+) S + Was / Were + Ving + Object

(-) S + Was / Were + Not + Ving + Object

(?) Was / Were + S + Ving + Object?

Contoh Kalimatnya :

(+) She Was Coming Last Morning

(-) She Was Not Coming Last Morning

(? ) Was She Coming Last Morning?

Contoh penggunaan Was & Were pada tenses past continuous verbal Pasif

Rumus:

(+) S + Was / Were + Being + V3 + By Object

(-) S + Was / Were + Not + Being + V3 + By Object

(?) Was / Were + S + Being + V3 + By Object?

Contoh Kalimatnya :

(+) My book was being taken by anita last week

(-) My book was not being taken by anita last week

(? ) Was your book being taken by anita last week?

Sebagai catatan : Untuk tenses simple past yang verbal. Kita tidak perlu lagi menggunakan was dan were).

Berikut Rumus tenses simple past yang verbal

Rumus:

(+) S + v2 + Object

(-) S + did + Not + v1 + Object

(?) Did + S + V1 + Object?

Contohnya :

(+) They studied English

(-) They did not study english

(?) Did they study english?

Di dalam tenses simple past yang verbal. Pada kalimat positif kita wajib menggunakan kata kerja bentuk kedua, atau istilahnya verb 2. Kemudian di dalam kalimat negatif dan introgatif nya kembali lagi kepada kata kerja bentuk pertama atau verb 1. Seperti contoh yang sudah kalian lihat di atas.

Apakah sudah jelas dengan penjelasan admin tentang penggunaan was dan were?

Ya, admin berharap kalian bisa memahaminya dengan baik dan bermanfaat buat kalian semua. Jangan lupa untuk share link post ini di media social kalian, semoga menjadi amal jariyah buat kita semua. Aminnn…

Jika kalian tertarik ingin belajar bahasa Inggris dengan cara mudah dan simple, kalian bisa bergabung bersama kampung Inggris Pare Kediri jawa Timur. Cek informasi biaya paket belajar di Kampung Inggris di sini.

 

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