Some Time, Sometime, Sometimes: Pengertian, Contoh Kalimat, dan Soal

Pengertian Some Time, Sometime, Sometimes

Some time, sometime, dan sometimes memiliki bentuk dan pengucapan yang hampir sama sehingga kerap menimbulkan kebingungan dan penggunaannya. Padahal ketiganya memiliki makna yang sangat berbeda. Bahkan some time berbeda kelas kata (part of speech) dengan sometime dan sometimes.

Some time (dua kata) merupakan noun (phrase) yang berarti “a period of time” (jangka waktu), sedangkan sometime dan sometimes sama-sama merupakan adverb yang masing-masing berarti “at an unspecified time in the future/past” (pada waktu yang tidak ditentukan di masa depan/lampau, kapan-kapan) dan “occasionally” (kadang-kadang).

Contoh Kalimat Some Time, Sometime, Sometimes dan Artinya

  1. I need some time to think about the offer.
    (Saya butuh waktu untuk memikirkan penawaran itu.)
  2. Can you spare some time to help me?
    (Dapatkah kamu meluangkan waktu untuk menolong saya?)
  3. We should meet up sometime.
    (Kita seharusnya bertemu kapan-kapan.)
  4. Let’s have a cup of coffee sometime.
    (Mari kita minum secangkir kopi kapan-kapan.)
  5. You may sometimes find it difficult to overcome laziness.
    (Kamu mungkin kadang-kadang merasa sulit mengatasi rasa malas.)
  6. I want to know why sometimes the internet browser back button doesn’t work.
    (Saya ingin tahu mengapa kadang-kadang tombol kembali internet browser tidak bekerja.)

Contoh Soal Sometime, Sometimes, atau Some Time

Ketik sometime, sometimes, atau some time untuk melengkapi kalimat di bawah ini.

  1. I  drink a coffee, but too much caffeine make me feels jittery.

  2. Please take  to read and understand the instruction manual carefully.

  3. He promised to send me the report  before tomorrow.

  4. Why don't you come to see us ?

  5. Only Rina who has  to cook.

  6. You surprise me with you ideas and initiatives .

  7. We should meet  this afternoon to talk about it.

  8.  he washes his car himself and  he goes to a car wash.

  9. Do you have  to disccuss this issue further?

  10. She will arrive in March.

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References:

  1. Sometime / Sometime / Sometimes. http://web.uvic.ca/wguide/Pages/UsSometime.html. Accessed on December 19, 2014.
  2. When do I write some time instead of sometime and sometimes? http://www.cliffsnotes.com/cliffsnotes/writing/when-do-i-write-some-time-instead-of-sometime-and-sometimes. Accessed on December 18, 2014.
  3. some time/sometime/sometimes. http://www.mit.edu/course/21/21.guide/sometime.htm. Accessed on December 18, 2014.
  4. Sometime, Some time, and Sometimes. http://grammar.about.com/od/words/a/sometimeusage.htm. Accessed on December 19, 2014.
  5. Sometime. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sometime. Accessed on December 19, 2014.
  6. Sometime. http://learnersdictionary.com/definition/sometime. Accessed on February 18, 2016.

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4 thoughts on “Some Time, Sometime, Sometimes: Pengertian, Contoh Kalimat, dan Soal

  1. Ali  

    Website ini sangat membantu sekali buat saya. Simple UI nya, dan penjelasan mudah dipahami. Thank you Mbak Wilma

  2. Wilma Yulia  

    My pleasure Ali :”).. makasi komentarmu buat saya jadi semangat ngurus website ini.. sukses belajarnya ya 🙂

  3. yenny  

    aku senang bgt bs tau perbedaan some time sometime dan sometimes. aku br tau kalau artinya sangat berbeda. terutama sometime dan sometimes thank you so much kak

  4. Wilma Yulia  

    My pleasure Yenny.. cuma selisih satu huruf tapi perbedaannya drastis ya.. jangan sampai salah pakai kita 🙂

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