Perbedaan Penggunaan Despite/In spite of dengan Although/Even Though/Though

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Ingin tahu tentang:

  • contoh penggunaan despite dan in spite of
  • perbedaan in spite of dan despite
  • rumus despite dan inspite of
  • contoh kalimat in spite of dan despite

Di bawah ini merupakan materi tentang perbedaan penggunaan Despite/In spite of dengan Although/Even Though/Though lengkap dengan contoh kalimat dan latihan soalnya.

Klausa yang diawali oleh despite, in spite of, although, even though, atau though biasanya menunjukkan dua ide/pemikiran yang berlawanan. Berikut masing-masing penggunaannya.

Despite

Despite sebagai preposisi bermakna meskipun/walaupun/kendatipun/walau. Despite bermakna sama dengan in spite of dan although. Despite sedikit lebih formal daripada in spite of. Pola kalimat untuk Despite adalah sebagai berikut:

despite  + noun phrase

Contoh kalimat:

  • Despite his physical handicap, he has become a successful businessman.
  • He got the job despite his prison record.

In spite of

In spite of bermakna sama seperti despite dan although.  Pola kalimat dari in spite of adalah sebagai berikut.

in spite of  + noun phrase

Contoh kalimat:

  • In spite of his physical handicap, he has become a successful businessman.
  • He got the job in spite of his prison record.

Note:

Despite/in spite of lebih umum digunakan pada writing daripada speaking.

Penggunaan despite/in spite of dapat ditukar.

Although/Even though/Though

Ketiganya merupakan subordinate conjunctions yang digunakan untuk menghubungkan dua klausa. Pola kalimat dari although/even though/though berbeda dengan despite/inspite of.

Pola kalimat:

although/even though/though  + subject  + verb  +  (complement) . . .

Contoh kalimat:

  • Although he has a physical handicap, he has become a successful businessman.
  • He got the job even though he has a prison record.

Nah sekarang sudah paham kan tentang penggunaan dari despite, in spite of, although, even though, dan though. Jika ada pertanyaan silakan tuliskan pada kolom komentar. Jangan lupa kerjakan latihan soal dari materi di atas pada link di bawah ini.

Pilihlah jawaban yang paling tepat untuk melengkapi kalimat rumpang di bawah ini.

1. ________ her dislike for milk, she drank it to keep herself warm.

2. Catherine will take a plane  ________ she dislikes flying.

3. ________ the bad weather, we are going to have a picnic.

4. _______ he has been absent frequently, he has managed to pass the exam.

5. The committee voted to ratify  the amendment ________ the objections.

6. Yvonne attended the class ________ she did not feel alert.

7. We took many pictures ________ the sky was cloudy.

8. Ethan told me the secret  ________ having promised not to do so.

9. Cornelia ate the chocolate cake ________ she is on diet.

10. ________ Claire’s sadness at losing the tournament, she managed to smile.


 

Merasa jawaban benar tetapi dianggap salah? Sampaikan sanggahanmu di kolom komentar.

Happy learning.

Perbedaan Penggunaan Despite/In spite of dengan Although/Even Though/Though
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