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Describing Someone 1

16 Apr

Taukah kamu,hal-hal apa saja yang mestinya diungkapkan ketika  kamu  diminta untuk menggambarkan orang dalam bahasa Inggris? Misalnya ketika kamu mau menggambarkan sosok teman lamamu yang sudah puluhan tahun nggak pernah ketemu lagi. Atau ketika orang tuamu tiba-tiba pingin tau pacar barumu itu seperti apa. Kamu mesti menjelaskan sosoknya,kan?  Coba perhatikan beberapa pertanyaan berikut ini.

 

-          “Dia itu seperti apa,sih?”

-          “Gimana kamu menggambarkan dia?” 

-          “Tau nggak, Natalia sekarang seperti apa?”

-          “Gimana aku bisa mengenalinya?”

-          ”Coba, gambarkan dia itu seperti apa?”

 

 

Nah, untuk itu perhatikan beberapa hal berikut yang bisa kamu gunakan dalam menggambarkan orang:

 

-          HEIGHT    (Tingginya )

tall, short, of average height, of medium height

 

She is of medium height

 

 

-          AGE             (Usia )

 old, young, middle-aged, older than his/her age, younger than his/her age, in his/ her

 17`s,ederly

 

He is old  enough

 

 

 

-          BUILD      (Perawakan  )

small, big, straight, bent, slim, fat, muscular, well-built, rather heavy, medium build

They have got muscular body

 

 

 

-          LOOKS     (Penampilan )

 attractive, beautiful, good looking, pretty, cute, cool, sexy, ugly, unattractive.

kompas

They are very pretty

 

 

 

-          HAIR           (Rambut )

brown, dark, blond, red, auburn, curly, straight, bald, short, long,black

 

She has got blond hair

 

 

 

-          FACE         (Wajah )

small eyes, large eyes, round eyes, narrow eyes, slanted eyes,  a round face, a thin face,  thick lips, thin lips, a flat nose, a pointed nose, a dark complexion, a fair  complexion, a scar, a moustache

 

She has got  thin lips

 

 

Bagaimana Cara Bertanya?

 

  1. Dia itu seperti apa,sih?

-       What does she look like?

-       What is she like?

 

 

  1.  Gimana kamu menggambarkan dia?

-       How do you describe her?

 

 

  1. Tau nggak, Atika sekarang seperti apa?

-       Do you know what Atika look likes?

-       Do you know what  Atika is like?

 

 

  1. Gimana aku  mengenalinya?

-       How do I recognize her?

 

 

  1. Coba, gambarkan dia itu seperti apa?”

-       Please, describe what she looks like!

-       Describe what  she is like, please!

 

 

 

Bagaimana Cara Menjawabnya?

 

Jika orang bertanya …

-       What does Alberto look like?

-       What is Alberto like?

-       How do you describe her?

-       Do you know what Atika look likes?

-       Do you know what  Atika is like?

-       How do I recognize her?

-       Please, describe what she looks like!

-       Describe what  she is like, please!

 

 

Kamu bisa menjawabnya dengan beberapa ungkapan antara lain :

 

-       Alberto has curly hair and slanted eyes.

(Rambutnya Alberto keriting dan matanya sipit)

 

Dalam bahasa lisan biasanya kata has/ have  (mempunyai) bisa diganti dengan has/ have got  tanpa mengubah arti.

 

-       Alberto has got curly hair and slanted eyes.

-       Mary has blue eyes and pretty hair.

-       Mary has got blue eyes and pretty hair.

 

 

Dialogue 1

 

Sita      :   Britney, look at that boy standing over there? Do you know  him?

Britney:  No, who is he?

Sita        :  Well, I don`t know his name. He is about average and bald  on top

with just a bit of hair around the sides.

 

Dialogue 2

 

Dio      : Look at this picture! I think this girl is quite oriental. What does she

look like?

Lina     : Well, she is pretty  and slim, with long  black hair. She has got a

                   pale complexion, and very beautiful eyes.  She could be  Japanese.

Dio       : How tall do you think she is?

Lina     : I think she is rather short.

 

 

 

Slamat Belajar! Good Luck!

 

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