Penjelasan Quantifiers dan Penggunaannya Secara Lengkap

Cara mudah belajar bahasa Inggris – Apa itu quantifiers? Ini merupakan sebuah frase kata yang mempunyai fungsi untuk menyatakan sebuah jumlah atau quantitas. Jika dalam bahasa Indonesia, kita biasa mengatakan quantifiers misalnya, beberapa, sejumlah, sebesar, semua, dan sebagian. Bisa dianggap bahwa quantifiers adalah penanda jumlah suatu benda atau barang.
Quantifiers dalam bahasa Inggris dibagi ke dalam dua bentuk yaitu quantifiers yang bertujuan untuk menandakan jumlah kata benda yang bisa dihitung dan tidak bisa dihitung.
Kata benda yang bisa dihitung (countable nouns) : books, friends, chairs, tables, teachers, students, fans.
Kata benda yang tidak bisa dihitung (uncountable nouns) : meat, sugar, coffee, wood, ice cream.
Sedangkan, jika digunakan dalam bahasa Inggris maka quantifiers bisa anda lihat contohnya di bawah ini.
There are some books in my room.
I have only a few dollars.
I just wanna meet more friends in this city.
You can find a large amount of money when you work so hard every day.
Kata yang dicetak tebal di atas merupakan kata-kata yang berfungsi sebagai quantifiers. Pada kalimat nomor satu hingga kalimat nomor tiga, anda akan menemukan quantifiers untuk kata-kata yang mampu dihitung. Sedangkan, pada kalimat yang terakhir, anda akan mendapati quantifiers untuk kata-kata yang tidak bisa dihitung.  

Berbagai Contoh Quantifiers dan Penggunaanya

Kata benda yang tidak bisa dihitung (Uncountable nouns)

Much (Banyak)
  1. You have too much material for your students. It’s better to be reduced.
  2. They need to have much attention in this seminar.
  3. I do not have much time to accompany you tonight.
A little/little/very little (Sedikit)
  1. I only have a little brave to explain my reason.
  2. He needs a little hour to help you.
  3. You have very little success.
  4. Do you need a little time to go shopping?
A bit (of) (Sedikit)
  1. You can face this problem by a bit of luck.
  2. A bit of fun is needed here.
  3. I can get a bit of shock if you do that.
A great deal of (Sejumlah besar)
  1. Do you own a great deal of money?
  2. I spent a great deal of time when they met me yesterday.
  3. I usually have a great deal of food in my house.

Kata Kerja yang Bisa dihitung (Countable nouns)

Many (Banyak)
  1. There were many tables in my house.
  2. I cannot find many projects in this year.
  3. There are many kinds of method that you can apply.
A few/few/very few (Beberapa)
  1. I will be back in a few minutes.
  2. I can finish the jobs in a few months.
  3. You need a few weeks to arrive in that hotel.
Several (Beberapa)
  1. It only takes several minutes.
  2. I remember your dress that you wear several years ago.
  3. I cannot fix these problems only in several hours.
A large number of (Sejumlah)
  1. A large number of our students will graduate this year.
  2. A large number of tables are needed to make an event in my house.
  3. There are a large number of visitors in Bali every year.
Itulah penjelasan mengenai quantifiers dan penggunaanya secara lengkap di dalam bahasa Inggris. 

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