Apa itu concord ?
CONCORD / AGREEMENT
S tunggal => P tunggal (is, V 1 s/ es , has)
S tunggal => P jamak (are, V1 , have
Every …/ each of …/ neither of… / either of…
ð P tunggal
a. everyone loves him.
b. Each of the participants has come.
c. I have two brothers neither of them likes ice cream.
Distance / volume/ weight/ time/ money/ presentage
ð P tunggal
a. 11 kms is the remaining distance…
b. 2 weeks consists of 14 days.
c.2 dollars has similar value with Rp 10.000,00
A number of,.,. => jamak
The number of… => tunggal
a. A number of students always attend English class.
b. The number of people without jobs is getting higher.
Either … Or….
NEITHER….NOR… LIHAT KATA SETELAH NOR/ OR
EITHER …..OR…… => TUNGGAL / JAMAK
….NOR…. tunggal: is,was,has, v s/es
….OR…. jamak : are, were , have, V 1 tanpa s/es
a. Neither my father nor my brothers need new spectacles.
b. Either my father or my brothers don’t need new spectacles.
Not only + adj/ noun/ verb/ adverb/ phrase + but also/ but + adj/ noun/ verb/ adverb/ phrase + as well
a. Mr. Ben is not only a hard worker but also a faithful husband.
b.We must do this assignment not only carefully but fast as well.
a. Mathematics is my favorite subject.
b. Statistics needs patience and carefulness…
Subject Panjang => keyword : before preposition
a. Different interpretations on the same event by my journalists make the readers confused.
b. The increase in the sale of new cars is expected to make traffic jam worse.
S tunggal + (In addition to/ along with / together with ) + P tunggal
The man along with his children does the work together.
Gerund tunggal => P tunggal
Collecting stamps requires long time to complete it .
Nobody –anybody – somebody
No one – anyone – someone + P tunggal
No thing – any thing – some thing
- No body is in my house now.
- Nothing is under your chair.