Soal Breath vs. Breathe

Materi Breath vs. Breathe

Breath dan breathe merupakan kata-kata yang kerap menimbulkan kebingungan di dalam writing. Kedua kata yang hanya berbeda satu huruf ini sesungguhnya berbeda kelas katanya.

Breath merupakan noun yang bermakna “the act of breathing; air filled with a fragrance or odor” (bernafas; udara yang dipenuhi dengan aroma atau bau”, sedangkan breathe merupakan verb yang bermakna “to inhale and exhale” (menarik dan menghembuskan nafas).

5 Contoh Soal Breath vs. Breathe

Pilihlah kata yang tepat untuk melengkapi kalimat di bawah ini.

  1. It’s unhealthy to … in tobacco smoke to both smokers and nonsmokers.

  2. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is one of the causes of shortness of … while you’re lying down.

  3. I sometimes can see my … outside.

  4. She can’t … properly while trying to fall asleep.

  5. Bad … (halitosis) may be a symptom of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).

Jawaban

  1. breathe
  2. breath | breath sebagai object of preposition “of”
  3. breath | breath sebagai direct object of verb “see”
  4. breathe
  5. breath | breath sebagai subject of sentence

Materi Breath vs. Breathe

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References:

  1. Causes of Shortness of Breath When Lying Down. http://www.livestrong.com/article/82853-causes-shortness-breath-lying-down/. Accessed on November 6, 2015.
  2. Breath/Breathe. https://public.wsu.edu/~brians/errors/breath.html. Accessed on November 6, 2015.
  3. Breath. http://www.thefreedictionary.com/breath. Accessed on November 6, 2015.
  4. Banish Bad Breath For Good. http://www.prevention.com/health/health-concerns/bad-breath-and-halitosis-causes-and-cures. Accessed on November 6, 2015.
  5. Harms of Cigarette Smoking and Health Benefits of Quitting. http://www.cancer.gov/about-cancer/causes-prevention/risk/tobacco/cessation-fact-sheet. Accessed on November 6, 2015.
  6. Secondhand Smoke. http://kidshealth.org/teen/drug_alcohol/tobacco/secondhand_smoke.html. Accessed on November 6, 2015.

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