Back to the basics of English grammar – Jenis2 Verbs #3

Kumpulan III – Mixed Verbs /Verb Campuran

Kumpulan ketiga, dipanggil “Mixed Verbs”, ialah kumpulan verb yang terkecil. Verb jenis ini mempunyai lebih dari satu maksud. Sesetengahnya mempunyai makna seperti “Non-progressive Verbs”, manakala sesetengahnya pula mempunyai makna seperti “Progressive Verbs.”

Mixed Verbs

to have, to appear, to see, to hear, to feel, to weigh, to look …

Senarai contoh-contoh Mixed Verbs dengan Contoh dan Definisi:

1. to appear:

i. Donna appears confused. Non-progressive Verb

(Donna seems confused.)
(Donna nampak bingung)

ii. My favorite singer is appearing at the jazz club tonight. -Progressive Verb

(My favorite singer is giving a performance at the jazz club tonight.)
(Penyanyi kesayangan saya akan muncul di kelab jazz malam ini)

2. to have:

iii. I have a dollar now. Non-progressive Verb

(I possess a dollar.)
(Saya ada satu dollar sekarang)

iv.I am having fun now. Progressive Verb

(I am experiencing fun now.)
(Saya sedang gembira sekarang)

3. to hear:

v. She hears the music. Non-progressive Verb

(She hears the music with her ears.)
(Dia mendengar muzik dengan telinga beliau)

vi. She is hearing voices. Progressive Verb

(To hear something others cannot hear. She is hearing voices in her mind.)
(Mendengar sesuatu yang orang lain tidak mendengarnya. Dia mendengar suara-suara dalam pikiran beliau)

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