Soal Born vs. Borne

Materi Born vs. Borne

Born dan borne merupakan homophone yang sama-sama merupakan past participle (v-3) dari verb bear.

Bear memiliki bentuk past tense (v-2) “bore” dan past participle “born” atau “borne” tergantung maknanya.

Ketika bear berarti “to give birth to a child”, past participle “born” yang biasanya digunakan dalam konstruksi passive, sedangkan pada konstruksi active, “borne” yang dipakai. Ketika bear berarti “to accept, endure, or tolerate something”, selalu borne yang digunakan sebagai past particple.

5 Contoh Soal Born dan Borne

Pilihlah kata yang tepat untuk melengkapi kalimat di bawah ini.

  1. Andrew Jackson, the seventh president of the United States, was … in poverty.

  2. She had … a son before she decided to get a divorce.

  3. She said his absence could be … no longer.

  4. The baby girl … on a train in Eastern Germany will be able to travel in Saxony, Saxony Anhalt and Thuringia for free for the rest of her life.

  5. They have … the heavy responsibilities admirably.

Jawaban

  1. born
  2. borne
  3. borne
  4. born | Versi “panjang” kalimat ini: The baby girl who was born on a train in Eastern Germany will be able to travel in Saxony, Saxony Anhalt and Thuringia for free for the rest of her life. Lihat: Eliminating Unnecessary To Be Verbs no. 7.
  5. borne

Materi Born vs. Borne

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References:

  1. Andrew Jackson. http://www.history.com/topics/us-presidents/andrew-jackson. Accessed on November 6, 2015.
  2. Born and Borne. http://grammar.about.com/od/alightersideofwriting/fl/Born-and-Borne.htm. Accessed on November 6, 2015.
  3. Lifetime Travel Pass for Baby Born on Train. http://www.thelocal.de/20130808/51303. Accessed on November 6, 2015.
  4. Born/Borne. https://public.wsu.edu/~brians/errors/borne.html. Accessed on November 6, 2015.
  5. Born or Borne? http://dictionary.cambridge.org/grammar/british-grammar/born-or-borne. Accessed on November 6, 2015.
  6. Bear. http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/bear. Accessed on November 6, 2015.

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