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Simile

Penjelasan tentang penggunaan "simile" dalam bahasa Inggris (dengan bentuk "as ... as ..." & "like")
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zenius english @zeniusenglish

Halo :) Gimana hari Rabunya? Hari ini bljr "simile" yuk. Yaitu perbandingan lgsg antar 2 benda, biasanya menggunakan "as" & "like" #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:15:02 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

1a) "As ... as" bentuk ini gmpg bgt buat dimengerti. Biasanya dipake dlm konteks informal atau percakapan sehari2. #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:18:02 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

1b) Kebanyakan bentuk "as ... as ..." udh tetap (fixed). Mksdnya kata2 yg digunakan utk perbandingan udah tetap. #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:21:02 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex.: "As cool as cucumber" [tenang, kalem] - "Harry felt nervous, but he acted as cool as a cucumber." #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:24:02 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex.: "As thin as rake" [sangat kurus] - "You should eat more, you're as thin as rake." #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:27:03 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex.: "As dark as night" [sangat gelap], "As white as snow" [seputih salju]; biasa digunakan di cerita dongeng #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:30:05 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex.: "As busy as a bee" [sgt sibuk, sgt aktif], "as quiet as a mouse" [sunyi, ga bersuara, pendiam], "as strong as an ox" [sgt kuat]. #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:33:03 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

1c) Selain menggunakan kata2 yg udh umum & bentuk nya tetap. Bisa jg menggunakan bentuk spt ini "as ... as can be". #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:36:03 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex.:"as thirsty as can be" [sangat haus], "as bored as can be" [sangat bosan]. #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:39:02 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

"As long as" bukan merupakan simile, tp sbg adverbial phrase yg menunjukan waktu [selama]. @tasyarnita @ninjaRyuk #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:43:23 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

2) Like. Penggunaan "like" sbg simile jg sm spt "as ... as ..", bnyk yg bentuk ekspresinya tetap & digunakan dlm konteks informal. #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:48:02 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex.: "I feel so refreshed. Yesterday, I 'slept like a log'." [Skrg gue udah seger lg. Kmrn gue tidur pules bgt.] #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:51:03 WIB
zenius english @zeniusenglish

Ex.: "She walks around like 'a bull in a china shop'." [Dia berjalan dgn sangat ceroboh.] #zevoc

13/02/2013 19:54:02 WIB

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