Penjelasan mengenai kata ganti benda Reflexive Pronouns

Sudah dibahas mengenai kata ganti benda mulai dari kata ganti benda personal pronouns (subject and object), kata ganti benda kepemilikan (possessive) kemudian ada kata ganti benda relative pronouns. Masih ingat dong untuk apa saja itu penggunaan dalam kalimat? Untuk selanjutnya masih ada jenis kata ganti benda yang tak kalah penting juga lho untuk dibahas kali ini. Perhatikan penggalan kalimat di bawah ini:

I lived alone in this town. There is no friend with me. All I do is by myself. Where is my friend when I need the most?

Perhatikan kata yang dibold dan italic, kata myself merupakan kata ganti benda reflexive pronouns yang memiliki arti diriku sendiri. Apa saja contoh lainnya? Yuk mari disimak bersama sama.

kata ganti reflexive pronouns

Kata ganti benda reflexive pronouns dipakai ketika kedua subjek dan pelengkap menggantikan seseorang (someone) atau sesuatu (something) yang sama. Kapan dipakainya? Kata ganti ini dipakai sebagai pelengkap kalimat atau klausa kalimat atau sebagai objek dari kata depan (preposition) (yang lupa apa itu kata depan, bisa dicek kembali). Berikut ini kata ganti benda reflexive:

Myself, yourself, himself, herself, ourselves, yourselves, themselves, itself

Pola dalam kalimatnya:

SV                     pronoun (reflexive)
Theygo there bythemselves
Hecan healhimself
Iwon’t go bymyself

Catatan: Jangan memakai kata ganti benda objek dan kata ganti benda possessive!

Contoh:

Incorrect: They had gone to beach by them.

Correct   : They had gone to beach by themselves.

Incorrect: Be careful or you will hurt him.

Correct   : Be careful or you will hurt himself.

Incorrect: The snake dies by eating its.

Correct   : The snake dies by eating itself.

Incorrect: I am calling you by mine.

Correct   : I am calling you by myself.

Incorrect: You must learn your to control your emotion.

Correct   : You must learn yourself to control your emotion.

Incorrect: Luna hurts she by cutting her arm using sharp blade.

Correct   : Luna hurts herself by cutting her arm using sharp blade.

Incorrect: You must be careful or you will hurt your.

Correct   : You must be careful or you will hurt yourself.

Incorrect: We don’t need it to improve our.

Correct   : We don’t need it to improve ourselves.

Incorrect: Why don’t you do it by your?

Correct   : Why don’t you do it by yourself?

Incorrect: We had to teach us to read and to write.

Correct : We had to teach ourselves to read and to write.

Pokoknya kalau ingat reflexive pronouns, kalian ingat saja refleksi atau cerminan. Nah kalau di sini, berarti akta ganti benda yang merfleksikan dirinya sendiri. Misalnya saja, aku jadi diriku sendiri. Semoga mudah dipahami ya penjelasan tentang kata ganti benda reflexive pronouns di atas. Masih ada satu jenis kata ganti benda yang akan dibahas. So stay tune here always. Love you!


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