Although & In spite of/ Despite

Penjelasan tentang penggunaan "although" dan "in spite of"/"despite"
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zenius english @zeniusenglish

Cara penggunaan 'although' --> 'although' + subject + verb. Ex (1): "Although it rained a lot, we enjoyed our holiday"

02/08/2012 20:22:28 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex (2): "I didn't get the job although I had all the necessary qualifications".⁰ [Gw gak dpt pekerjaan itu wlpn gw memenuhi standar]

02/08/2012 20:24:13 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Kl "Despite/ in spite of" arti sama, tp cara penggunaan--> despite/ in spite of +something (blh noun/ pronoun (this/ that/ what/ dll)/ -ing)

02/08/2012 20:29:16 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex (1): "In spite of the rain, we enjoyed our holiday.⁰"--> Inspite of, diikutin kata 'the rain' which is a noun⁰.

02/08/2012 20:31:19 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex (2): "I didn't get the job in spite of having all the necessary qualifications." --> ⁰Inspite of + having⁰ (verb-ing)⁰

02/08/2012 20:33:36 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex (3): "She wasn't well, but in spite of this she went to work.⁰" [Dia gak enak badan, meskipun begitu dia tetep pergi ke kantor.]

02/08/2012 20:35:41 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex (4): "In spite of what I said yesterday, I still love you.⁰" Di sini, 'what i said yesterday'= noun.

02/08/2012 20:37:28 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Nah, despite itu sama persis kayak in spite of, cuma kalo udah pake kata 'despite', drop the of. We don't say 'despite of'⁰⁰

02/08/2012 20:42:24 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex: "She wasn't well, but despite this she went to work," (bukan 'despite of this')⁰

02/08/2012 20:44:23 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Btw, lo bisa juga pake kata 'that' kayak 'in spite of the fact (that)...' atau 'despite the fact (that)...'⁰

02/08/2012 20:47:26 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex: "I didn't get the job in spite of the fact that I had all the necessary qualifications⁰"

02/08/2012 20:50:29 WIB

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