Latihan Soal tentang Penggunaan So dan Neither beserta Kunci Jawabannya

Latihan Soal tentang Penggunaan So dan Neither beserta Kunci Jawabannya – Untuk menyatakan tentang persamaan (similarities) dan/ perbedaan (differences) dalam bahasa Inggris kita dapat menggunakan beberapa kata yaitu seperti so, neither, both, all, dan sebagainya. Untuk lebih memahami tentang penggunaannya, berikut adalah latihan soal tentang penggunaan so dan neither beserta kunci jawabannya.

 

I. Add the correct auxiliary.

 

  1. A : I won’t see her tomorrow.

B         : Neither _______ I.

 

  1. A : I don’t understand this.

B         : Neither _______ I.

 

  1. A : We didn’t stay long.

B         : Neither _______ we.

 

  1. A : I haven’t been here long.

B         : Neither _______ we.

 

I. A teacher has asked two learners in a new class to talk to each other and find things they have in common. Give the underlined phrases that are right a tick mark (v) and correct them if they are wrong.

 

A         : Ok. I am from Rome and I live with my family.

B         : So do I, but I am from Caracas. I have just one younger sister.

A         : I’m not. I have got three brothers. I am finishing high school this year. I am 18.

B         : (1) So me. Do you play any sports?

A         : Volleyball, and I play basketball a lot too.

B         : I don’t play volleyball, but (2) I play basketball quite often as well. I haven’t got a

boyfriend at the moment.

A         : (3) So don’t have I. I can play the piano, but I am not really good at it.

B         : Well, I don’t play any musical instruments, but I listen to a lot of music.

A         : Yeah, (4) so listen I. What sort of music?

B         : Lots, but I am listening to a lot of reggae just now.

A         : So, what have we got in common? (5) We live both at home. (6) both of us like

playing basketball …

B         : … yes, and (7) we are both 18 and like music. Oh, and (8) none of us has a boyfriend

at the moment.

 

Write your answers here.

 

Examples:

  • So do I (v) > –
  • I am not (x) > I haven’t

 

  1. So me (…)             > ____________
  2. I swim quite often as well. (…)             > ____________
  3. So don’t have I. (…)             > ____________
  4. so listen I (…)             > ____________
  5. We live both at home (…)             > ____________
  6. both of us like playing basketball (…) > ____________
  7. we are both (…)             > ____________
  8. none of us has a boyfriend (…)             > ____________

III. Fill in the gaps using a so … or neither … phrase in this conversation.

 

A         : My name is Alfred.

B         : How funny! So is mine!

A         : Isn’t that strange that we have got the same names! If you don’t mind me asking,

how long have you been married, then?

B         : We have been married, well, 55 years this year.

A         : Really? (1) So ________ we ! Since 1945?

C         : That is right. We got married on August 15, 1945.

D         : You didn’t? That is extraordinary! (2) So _________ we – at two o’clock.

C         : And two o’clock for us, too. How incredible.

D         : It was a lovely day. Unfortunately I have not got my engagement ring any more.

C         : (3) Neither _________ I . I lost mine.

D         : (4) So _______ I . Years ago. Have you got any children or grandchildren?

C         : Yes – two sons and five grandchildren.

B         : This is getting really strange. (5) So ________ I . When were your sons born?

A         : 1946 and 1948. And yours?

B         : The same again. What did you do before you retired?

A         : Oh, I worked in a railway workshop …

B         : No! (6) So _______ I !

A         : … and Betty in a local post office.

B         : You can’t have done! (7) So ________ I !

 

Kunci Jawaban:

 

I.

  1. Will
  2. Do
  3. Did
  4. Have

 

II.

  1. So me (x)             > So do I
  2. I swim quite often as well. (v)             > –
  3. So don’t have I. (x)             > Neither have I
  4. so listen I (x)             > So do I
  5. We live both at home (x)             > We both live at home
  6. both of us like playing basketball (v) > –
  7. we are both 18 (x)             > we both are 18
  8. none of us has a boyfriend (v)             > –

 

III.

  1. So have we
  2. So did we
  3. Neither have I
  4. So did I
  5. So have I
  6. So did I
  7. So did I

 

Demikianlah latihan soal tentang penggunaan so dan neither beserta kunci jawabannya. Dengan mengerjakan soal pemahaman kita tentang sebuah materi bahasa Inggris akan meningkat. Semoga bermanfaat!