Contoh Soal Gerund vs. Infinitive dan Jawabannya

← Materi Gerund vs. Infinitive

Sekilas Gerund dan Infinitive

Gerund merupakan kata yang dibentuk dari verb (kata kerja) dan akhiran –ing, sedangkan infinitive dibentuk dari particle “to” dan verb. Keduanya sama-sama dapat berfungsi sebagai noun (kata benda).

Yang menjadi permasalahan adalah kapan harus menggunakan gerund dan kapan harus menggunakan infinitive di dalam suatu kalimat.

Soal Gerund dan Infinitive

Di bawah ini 10 contoh soal gerund dan infinitive. Pilihlah satu jawaban, gerund atau infinitive, yang menurutmu paling tepat untuk melengkapi bagian yang kosong dengan mengetik a atau b pada kolom yang tersedia.

  1. Do you recommend … these books?

    1. reading
    2. to read

    Your answer:

  2. Tasya wishes … her grandparents more often.

    1. visiting
    2. to visit

    Your answer:

  3. Would you mind … this questionnaire?

    1. to fill out
    2. filling out

    Your answer:

  4. My grandfather used … his hummingbirds three times a day.

    1. to feed
    2. feeding

    Your answer:

  5. I watched two lions … in the grass in South Africa.

    1. sleeping
    2. to sleep

    Your answer:

  1. I dislike … money on non-essential items.

    1. spending
    2. to spend

    Your answer:

  2. We promise … in touch with our clients.

    1. to stay
    2. staying

    Your answer:

  3. Some of the students refused … behavior guidelines.

    1. following
    2. to follow

    Your answer:

  4. My mother taught me not … about my academic work.

    1. lying
    2. to lie

    Your answer:

  5. She needs … how to serve healthy food for her family.

    1. knowing
    2. to know

    Your answer:

Correct
Incorrect

Javascript pada browser perlu diaktifkan untuk menampilkan quiz ini. Jika quiz tidak berjalan, kamu dapat mengunjungi Soal dan Jawaban Gerund vs. Infinitive (printable version).

Materi Gerund vs. Infinitive

Related Posts:

Semoga bermanfaat dan mohon maaf jika ada kekurangan.

References:

  1. Gerunds Quiz. http://www.englishclub.com/grammar/verbs-gerunds_quiz.htm. Accessed on October 14, 2013.
  2. Gerund or Infinitive? Quiz. http://esl.about.com/library/quiz/bl_verbform1.htm. Accessed on October 14, 2013.
  3. Gerunds. http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/owlprint/627/.
  4. Gerunds and Infinitives: Their Noun Roles. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/gerunds.htm. Accessed o October 14, 2013.
  5. Verbs That Take Gerund and Infinitive Completers. http://www.ccc.commnet.edu/sensen/part4/gerund.html.

Posted by Wilma Yulia

Share This Page:

27 thoughts on “Contoh Soal Gerund vs. Infinitive dan Jawabannya”

  1. Opera 37.0.2192.110129 Opera 37.0.2192.110129 Android 5.1.1 Android 5.1.1
    Mozilla/5.0 (Linux; Android 5.1.1; A37f Build/LMY47V) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/50.0.2661.94 Mobile Safari/537.36 OPR/37.0.2192.110129

    From the previous material, the word ‘watch’is the part of to infinitive that should not be added by anything.

    See –> feel, have, hear, have, watch, see

    But why does question number 5, there are only 2 asnwer?

    1. Google Chrome 57.0.2987.133 Google Chrome 57.0.2987.133 Windows 8.1 x64 Edition Windows 8.1 x64 Edition
      Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/57.0.2987.133 Safari/537.36

      I am sorry for the late response GQueen :( The word “watch” can be followed with a bare infinitive or agent + gerund.

  2. Microsoft Edge 13.10586 Microsoft Edge 13.10586 Windows Phone 10 Windows Phone 10
    Mozilla/5.0 (Windows Phone 10.0; Android 4.2.1; Microsoft; RM-1141) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/46.0.2486.0 Mobile Safari/537.36 Edge/13.10586

    Aku kok jadi bingung bedain yang infinitive sama yang gerund …

    1. Google Chrome 54.0.2840.99 Google Chrome 54.0.2840.99 Windows 8.1 x64 Edition Windows 8.1 x64 Edition
      Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/54.0.2840.99 Safari/537.36

      kudu kenal verb sebelum mereka Astri

  3. Google Chrome 53.0.2785.124 Google Chrome 53.0.2785.124 Android 5.0.2 Android 5.0.2
    Mozilla/5.0 (Linux; Android 5.0.2; SM-A500F Build/LRX22G) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/53.0.2785.124 Mobile Safari/537.36

    Got 100% correct

    1. Google Chrome 54.0.2840.99 Google Chrome 54.0.2840.99 Windows 8.1 x64 Edition Windows 8.1 x64 Edition
      Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/54.0.2840.99 Safari/537.36

      congrats Sir Bacon :)

  4. Google Chrome 47.0.2526.80 Google Chrome 47.0.2526.80 Windows 8.1 x64 Edition Windows 8.1 x64 Edition
    Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/47.0.2526.80 Safari/537.36

    i just got 80 score.
    taking into consideration the fact that i still confused about it.
    would you like to give me information about link wich give many exercises about grammar?

    1. Google Chrome 46.0.2490.86 Google Chrome 46.0.2490.86 Windows 8.1 x64 Edition Windows 8.1 x64 Edition
      Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; WOW64) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/46.0.2490.86 Safari/537.36

      Hi Putri,
      Sorry for my late reply :(

      Try quizzes from grammar.ccc.commnet.edu (http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/quiz_list.htm), grammar.about.com, esl.fis.edu (http://esl.fis.edu/grammar/index-q.htm), englishclub.com (https://www.englishclub.com/esl-quizzes/grammar-quizzes.htm), and bristol.ac.uk (http://www.bristol.ac.uk/arts/exercises/grammar/grammar_tutorial/page_41.htm).

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *