Pengertian dan Contoh Preposition of Quantity/Measure

Pengertian Preposition of Quantity/Measure

Preposition of quantity/measure adalah preposition (kata depan) yang menunjukkan hubungan “kuantitas” atau “ukuran” antara objek-nya dan kata-kata yang lain di dalam suatu kalimat.

Object of preposition yang digunakan dapat berupa noun (phrase), pronoun, atau gerund (phrase).

Prepositional phrase yang merupakan hasil gabungan preposition of quantity or measure dan object of preposition akan mampu menjawab pertanyaan seperti: How much? How long?

Contoh Kalimat Preposition of Quantity/Measure

Keterangan:

  • preposition of quantity or measure = bold
  • object of preposition = italic
Preposition of Quantity /Measure Contoh Kalimat Preposition of Quantity /Measure
for I just need to drive for ten miles to reach my cousin’s house.
(Saya hanya perlu berkendara sejauh sepuluh mil untuk mencapai rumah sepupu saya.)
She bought her computer for two hundred dollars.
(Dia membeli komputernya seharga dua ratus dollar.)
by You can buy our ropes by metre.
(Kamu bisa membeli tali-tali kami per meter.)
They don’t sell bananas by the kilo.
(Mereka tidak menjual pisang per kilo.)
It is often sold by the milligram.
(Itu sering dijual per miligram.)

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Semoga penjelasan materi preposition of quantity/measure ini bermanfaat dan mohon maaf jika ada kekurangan.

References:

  1. Prepositions: Definition and Usage. http://rwc.hunter.cuny.edu/reading-writing/on-line/prep-def.html. Accessed on January 29, 2015.
  2. Prepositions. http://www.isu.edu/success/writing/handouts/prepositions.pdf. Accessed on January 29, 2015.
  3. Basic Uses of Prepositions. http://www3.su.edu/cf/writing_center/resources/handouts/setii/prints/SETII1P.html. Accessed on January 29, 2015.

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6 thoughts on “Pengertian dan Contoh Preposition of Quantity/Measure”

  1. ahmad solikhin says:

    Apakah “by” di dalam proposional of quantity artinya hanya “per”?

    1. Wilma Yulia says:

      bahasa lainnya “untuk setiap” Ahmad :)

      by preposition (MEASUREMENT)

      used to show measurements or amounts:

      Their wages were increased by 15 percent.
      Freelance workers are paid by the hour (= for every hour they work). http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/by

  2. Ernawati Adam says:

    Selain buat sekolah dasar dan menengah, buat juga untuk tingkat perguruan tunggi

    1. Wilma Yulia says:

      Belum ada akses ke buku-bukunya Ernawati :(

  3. contohnya yg bnyaklh

    buat juga lh untuk ank smp kls 7-9

    1. Wilma Yulia says:

      Maaf komenmu saya gabung…btw usulmu bagus banget..makasi Aldri :)

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