Negative – Present Continuous Tense

Soal Negative – Present Continuous Tense

Rumus Negative – Present Continuous Tense

Kalimat positive present continuous tense menggunakan linking verb “be” (am/is/are) sebagai komponen verb phrase-nya. Kalimat negatif dapat langsung dibuat dengan menambahkan “not” setelahnya.

Kalimat Positive:

S + be (am/is/are) + present participle

Kalimat Negative:

S + be (am/is/are) + not + present participle

Catatan:

  • is untuk subject berupa third person singular (Jack, a man, she, he, it)
  • am hanya untuk “I”
  • are untuk “you” dan plural subject (Jack and I, we, they)

Contoh Kalimat Negative – Present Continuous Tense

No Kalimat Positive Kalimat Negative
1 I am writing a letter.
(Saya sedang menulis surat.)
I am not writing a letter. / I‘m not writing a letter.
(Saya tidak sedang menulis surat.)
2 They are counting votes.
(Mereka sedang menghitung suara.)
They are not counting votes. / They aren’t counting votes.
(Mereka tidak sedang menghitung suara.)
3 He is sleeping.
(Dia sedang tidur.)
He is not sleeping. / He isn’t sleeping.
(Dia tidak sedang tidur.)
4 It is snowing here.
(Sedang turun salju disini.)
It is not snowing here. / It isn’t snowing here.
(Tidak sedang turun salju disini.)

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Table of Contents:

  1. Present Continuous Tense
  2. Passive – Present Continuous Tense
  3. Negative – Present Continuous Tense
  4. Yes-No Question Present Continuous
  5. Wh- Question Present Continuous

Exercises:

References:

  1. Present Continuous: Negatives and Questions. http://web2.uvcs.uvic.ca/courses/elc/studyzone/330/grammar/pcontnq.htm. Accessed on May 24, 2016.
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