Penjelasan dan Contoh Kalimat Preposition (by, for, in dan on)+Noun
Berikut adalah sejumlah ekspresi preposisi diikuti noun dalam bahasa Inggris. Fokusnya adalah pada preposition ‘by’, ‘for’, ‘in’, and ‘on’.
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Use ‘by’ with the following nouns:
· to pay by check (credit card): I paid the bill by check.
· to do something by accident: I broke the vase by mistake.
· to do something by mistake: I’m afraid I brought the wrong book by mistake.
· to do something by chance: I saw Jack at the supermarket by chance.
· a play, song, book, etc. by someone: The opera ‘Otello’ is by Giuseppe Verdi.
Use ‘for’ with the following nouns:
· (to go / come) for a walk: Let’s go for a walk.
· (to go / come) for a swim: We went for a swim as soon as we arrived.
· (to go / come) for a drink: Would you like to come over for a drink?
· (to go / come) for a visit: I’d love to come for a visit sometime.
· (to have something) for breakfast / lunch / dinner / supper (US English): I had bacon and eggs for breakfast.
· for a change: Let’s go to lunch to a restaurant for a change.
· for example: For example, the chairs have not been replaced in months.
· for instance: We should take a week off to relax. For instance, we could go to the beach.
Use ‘in’ with the following nouns:
· to be OR to fall in love with someone: I fell in love with my wife at first sight.
· in my opinion: In my opinion, we need to invest in some development.
· in case: Call me in case he needs some help tomorrow.
· in fact: You’ll find that he is, in fact, a very kind person.
· in the picture: Is Alan in the picture anymore?
Use ‘on’ with the following nouns:
· (to be) on fire: Help! The house is on fire!
· (to be) on the telephone / phone: I think Tom is on the phone at the moment.
· on television: There is a good film on television tonight.
· on the radio: Mahler’s fifth was on the radio last night.
· (to be / go) on a diet: I really need to go on a diet.
· (to be / go) on strike: The sanitary engineers have gone on strike again.
· (to be / go) on holiday (UK English) / vacation (American English): I really need to go on vacation soon.
· (to be / go) business: He went away this weekend on business.
· (to be / go) on a trip: We were on a trip this past weekend.
· (to be / go) a tour: Have you ever been on a tour of the French countryside?
· to do something on purpose: Did you break that glass on purpose?
· (to be / go) on an excursion: We went on an excursion to Versailles when we were in Paris.