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Expression of Showing Purpose

Nah, Sobat Pintar, di bagian ini kita akan memelajari tentang ungkapan untuk menunjukkan tujuan dalam melakukan sesuatu.

Adakalanya kita lakukan memiliki suatu alasan atau tujuannya, kita dapat mengungkapkannya menggunakan beberapa ungkapan (expressions) berikut ini:

  • In order to ....
  • So as to ....
  • So that ....
  • For ....
  • To .....

Ayo, kalian juga bagikan ungkapan lain dalam menunjukkan sebuah tujuan di kolom komentar.

Expressing Intention to do Something

Setelah memahami tentang beberapa ungkapan untuk menyatakan tujuan, berikut ini merupakan beberapa ungkapan untuk menunjukkan rencana atau keinginan melakukan sesuatu (expressing intention to do something).

Asking for Intention :

  • What are you going to do?
  • Any plan for the weekend?
  • Are you thinking of...?
  • Do you have any intention of...?
  • Is it your intention to...?

Expressing Intention:

  • I am going to....
  • I am planning to....
  • I will make an effort to....
  • I am thinking of....
  • I reckon I will....
  • I have every intention of....
  • I fully intended to....
  • It is my intention to....
  • We would like to....
  • He will....
  • She would rather....
  • My mother is going to

Ayo sobat, kalian coba gunakan beberapa ungkapan yang ada diatas.

Kalian juga bisa menggunakan ungkapan yang belum ada di atas.

Latihan 1

Ari : It will be a long weekend soon. Do you have any plan?
Risi : Uhm, I’m not sure. I don’t have any idea yet. Stay at home?
Bayu : Well, you could do something more interesting!
Ari : So, what about you? Do you have any plans?
Risi : Definitely! My dad and I are going to go fishing.

Which statement that shows expression asking for intention in the dialogue above?

A. My dad and I are going to go fishing.

B. It will be a long weekend soon.

C. Do you have any plan?

D. I might stay at home.

Latihan 2

Ari : It will be a long weekend soon. Do you have any plan?
Risi : Uhm, I’m not sure. I don’t have any idea yet. Stay at home?
Bayu : Well, you could do something more interesting!
Ari : So, what about you? Do you have any plans?
Risi : Definitely! My dad and I are going to go fishing.

Which statement that shows expression of intention in the dialogue above?

A. You could do something more interesting!

B. My dad and I are going to go fishing.

C. It will be a long weekend soon.

D. Do you have plan?

Expression of Agreement

      

Sobat pintar, untuk mengungkapkan apakah kalian setuju dengan pendapat orang lain kalian bisa menggunakan expression of agreement and disagreement. Expression of agreement and disagreement adalah salah satu jenis expression dalam bahasa Inggris yang digunakan digunakan untuk menyatakan setuju atau tidak setuju terhadap suatu opini, ajakan, atau fakta.

Expressing Agreement
Berikut ini merupakan ungkapan yang digunakan ketika kita menyetujui pendapat orang lain.

  • I agree.
  • I agree with you.
  • That’s so sure.
  • I agree with you 100 percent.
  • (To completely agree with someone) I couldn't agree with you more.
  • That's so true.
  • That's for sure.
  • (slang) Tell me about it!
  • You're absolutely right.
  • Absolutely!
  • You’re absolutely right!
  • That’s exactly what I think.
  • That's exactly how I feel.
  • Exactly.
  • I'm afraid I agree with James.
  • I have to side with Dad on this one.
  • No doubt about it.
  • (agree with negative statement) Me neither.
  • (weak) I suppose so./I guess so.
  • You have a point there.
  • I was just going to say that.

Partial Agreement
Yang dimaksud dengan Partial Agreement adalah ungkapan yang digunakan ketika kita tidak sepenuhnya setuju dengan pendapat orang lain.

  • I agree with ..., but what about ...?
  • That’s a good point, but in my opinion ....
  • That could apply in some situations, but what about when ...?
  • I understand your point about ..., but I don’t understand ....
  • It’s certainly true that ..., but on the other hand ....
  • I can see that ..., but I think it’s also important to consider….
  • That makes sense, but could it also be true that ....
  • I’d agree with you if ..., but not if ....
  • I see what you mean with ..., but I also think we need to consider ....

Ayo sobat, coba gunakan ungkapan yang ada di atas, setelah itu lanjut ke bahasan tentang ungkapan ketidak setujuan (disagreement)

Expressing Disagreement

Sobat, berikut ini ada beberapa ungkapan untuk menyatakan ketidak setujuan.

Expressing Disagreement
Ungkapan berikut dapat digunakan untuk menyatakan ketidak setujuan akan sesuatu.

  • I don't think so.
  • (strong) No way.
  • I'm afraid I disagree.
  • (strong) I totally disagree.
  • I beg to differ.
  • (strong) I'd say the exact opposite.
  • I have a different opinion with you.
  • I am of different opinion.
  • I cannot agree with your idea.
  • Not necessarily.
  • I doubt with that.
  • I completely disagree.
  • I don’t guess so.
  • That is not true.
  • That's not always true.
  • That's not always the case.
  • No, I'm not so sure about that.
     

Constructive Disagreement
Yang dimaksud dengan constructive disagreement adalah ungkapan yang digunakan untuk menyakan ketidak setujuan dengan perkataan yang lebih konstruktif (membangun) dengan cara mengapresiasi pendapat orang lain sebelumnya.

  • I can appreciate your point about ..., but I would disagree because ....
  • That’s interesting, however, from my point of view ....
  • That may be the case, but in my experience ....
  • I’m afraid I can’t agree with ... because ....
  • I disagree. What about the situations where ...?
  • I don’t think that’s the case because ....
  • I’m not so sure about that because ....
  • I don’t think your point about ... necessarily follows because ....
  • I don’t really see it that way because ....

Setelah belajar mengenai expression of agreement and disagreement, yuk bagikan di kolom komentar gunakan ungkapan di atas.

Latihan 1

Mother : You know that Tamara always takes sleeping pills to solve her problems.
Father : That's wrong. It can be dangerous for her life if she doesn't change her bad habit. She should go to a specialist or share her problems with someone she trusts.

The underlined expression expresses ....

A.  Sympathy

B. Possibility

C. Disagreement

D. Uncertainty

Latihan 2

X    : Is Puncak Pass resort near here?
Y    : Yes, it is.
Z    : .... it's about 100 kilometers from here.
X    : Oh, really?

A. I disagree with you.

B. I quite agree.

C. I think so too.

D. It certainly is.

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