Adverb of Degree

Pengertian Adverb of Degree

Adverb of degree adalah adverb (kata keterangan) yang digunakan untuk menyatakan sampai seberapa jauh (tingkatan atau derajat) suatu kegiatan atau peristiwa.

How much dapat digunakan untuk mengajukan pertanyaan untuk menunjukkan kata keterangan ini.

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Fungsi dan Contoh Kalimat Adverb of Degree

Adverb of degree pada dapat digunakan untuk menerangkan verbadjective, atau adverb lain pada suatu kalimat. Contoh adverb of degree berdasarkan posisi dan maknanya adalah sebagai berikut.

Berdasarkan Posisi

Posisi dan Contoh Adverb of Degree Contoh Kalimat Adverb of Degree
menerangkan verb
sebelum main verb atau
diantara auxilliary dan main verb
(completely, strongly, entirely, positively, totally)
He strongly recommended the book.
I will totally support you.
setelah main verb
(a lot, much, a great deal)
She talked a lot.
menerangkan adjective
sebelum adjective
(extremely, really, very)
The weather is very cold.
sebelum dan sesudah adjective
(so…that, too…to)
She is so generous that the poors love her.
sesudah adjective
(enough)
The juice is sweet enough.
menerangkan adverb
sebelum adverb
(extremelly, so, too)
She was swimming so beautifully at this time yesterday.
sebelum & sesudah adverb
(so…that, too…to)
The student studied too hard to pass the test.
sesudah adverb
(enough)
He drives slowly enough.

Berdasarkan makna

Makna dan Contoh Adverb of Degree Contoh Kalimat Adverb of Degree
menerangkan verb
seberapa banyak
sangat … sekali (absolutely, fully, highly) I absolutely agree with your
opinion.
sangat (moderately, really, trully) A mother is a person who really
loves you.
kurang (barely, hardly) She barely plays basketball before.
seberapa complete
keseluruhan (completely, entirely, totally) Your parents will totally support your goal.
sebagian (almost, partly, somewhat) The task is almost finished.
hampir tidak (barely, hardly) He barely helps his mother.
menerangkan adjective
seberapa banyak
sangat … sekali atau berlebihan (awfully, extremely, too) The student is extremely dilligent.
sangat (rather, really, so) The man is rather unfaithful.
sedang (moderately, somewhat) She is moderately stressful.
kurang (fairly, hardly) His room is hardly clean.
seberapa complete
keseluruhan (completely, practically) Your design is practically perfect.
sebagian (partially, somewhat) My project is partially complete.
hampir tidak (barely, hardly) Your hypothesis was hardly acceptable.
menerangkan adverb
seberapa banyak
berlebihan (excessively, too) He works too hard.
sangat (extremely, really, so) The fat woman walks extremely slowly.
sedang (relatively, somewhat) The defendant spoke relatively honestly.
kurang (fairly, slightly) The boy learned math fairly quickly.

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Reference:

  1. Adverb of Degree. http://www.grammar-quizzes.com/adv_degree.html. Accessed on December 21, 2012.
  2. Adverbs: Types. http://dictionary.cambridge.org/grammar/british-grammar/adverbs-types. Accessed on November 6, 2014.
  3. Adverb Position. https://www.englishclub.com/grammar/adverb-position.htm. Accessed on November 6, 2014.
  4. Position of Adverbs. http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/grammar/learnit/learnitv202.shtml. Accessed on November 6, 2014.
  5. Much, a Lot, Lots, a Good Deal: Adverbs. http://dictionary.cambridge.org/grammar/british-grammar/much-a-lot-lots-a-good-deal-adverbs. Accessed on November 6, 2014.
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4 thoughts on “Adverb of Degree”

  1. Selamat siang salam kenal sebelumnya..
    saya ada pertanyaan untuk adverb of degree. Kan untuk bagian BERDASARKAN POSISI menerangkan verb, complitely ditempatkan di sebelum verb ? Bisa ga sih sebenernya complitely ditaruh di antara aux dan verb ato dibelakang verb juga ? Terkma kasih mohon jawabannya…

    1. Selamat siang..Salam kenal juga Arieffath..:)

      Baru sedikit saya revisi — contoh yang sebelum main verb dan diantara auxiliary (jika ada) dan main verb digabungkan. Completely cocok untuk salah satu posisi itu ketika menerangkan verb, tapi kalo untuk berada setelah verb saya tidak menemukan referensinya. Kebanyakan adverb of degree menempati posisi “mid”. Walaupun ada juga yang setelah verb seperti a lot dan a great deal.. c/ I don’t like it much.

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