Intensive Pronoun

Soal Intensive vs. Reflexive Pronoun

Pengertian Intensive Pronoun

Intensive pronoun adalah pronoun (kata ganti) yang digunakan untuk memberikan penekanan pada antecedent (noun atau pronoun lain yang  intensive pronoun di suatu kalimat mengarah kepadanya).

Perannya di dalam kalimat sebagai appositive dengan posisi umumnya segera setelah antecedentIntensive pronoun ini terdiri dari: myself, yourself, herself, himself, dan itself pada bentuk singular (tunggal), dan yourselves, ourselves, dan themselves pada bentuk plural (jamak). Bentuknya sama persis dengan reflexive pronoun.

Lihat juga:

Contoh kalimat intensive pronoun (myself): I believe happiness is a choice and therefore I myself am responsible for my own happiness. (Saya percaya kebahagiaan adalah sebuah pilihan dan karena itu saya bertanggung jawab atas kebahagiaan saya sendiri.)
contoh kalimat intensive pronoun (myself)

Contoh Kalimat Intensive Pronoun

Keterangan:

  • antecedent
No Contoh Kalimat Intensive Pronoun
1 I myself promise not to corrupt the project.
(Saya sendiri berjanji tidak akan mengorupsi proyek tersebut.)
2 You yourself are totally different with your twin.
(Kamu sendiri sangat berbeda dengan kembaranmu.)
3 The woman herself harvests corn in the morning.
(Wanita itu sendiri memanen jagung di pagi hari.)
4 Julian himself is replacing the car batteries.
(Julian sendiri sedang mencopot aki mobil.)
5 The bedroom itself is fine, but the bathroom is cramped.
(Kamar tidur tesebut baik, tapi kamar mandinya sempit.)
6 You yourselves have done a big mistake.
(Kamu telah membuat kesalahan besar.)
7 We ourselves are going on vacation next week.
(Kita akan pergi liburan minggu depan.)
8 The demonstrators themselves blocked the road.
(Para pendemonstrasi mengeblok jalan.)

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References:

  1. Definition of itself pronoun from the Oxford Advanced Learner’s Dictionary. https://www.oxfordlearnersdictionaries.com/definition/english/itself. Accessed on October 28, 2018.
  2. Intensive Pronoun. http://grammar.about.com/od/il/g/intensivepronounterm.htm. Accessed on June 20, 2015.
  3. Pronouns. http://grammar.ccc.commnet.edu/grammar/pronouns1.htm. Accessed on October 9, 2012.
  4. What is a Pronoun? http://www.uottawa.ca/academic/arts/writcent/hypergrammar/pronouns.html. Accessed on October 9, 2012.
  5. Pronouns. http://www.factmonster.com/ipka/A0885483.html. Accessed on October 9, 2012.
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