Penggunaan Both … And

Bothand juga merupakan  correlative conjunction atau paired conjunction. Bothand menyatakann “keduaduanya”. Both …. And hanya dipakai untuk kalimat positif saja. Hal penting yang harus diperhatikan adalah, verb setelah both … and ialah plural verb. Contoh:

Benar: Both Siska and Anton are stupid.
Salah: Both Siska and Anton is stupid.
Benar: Both my sister and I are watching TV.
Salah : Both my sister and I am watching TV
Benar : Both Tono and Toni clean the board.
Salah : Both Tono and Toni cleans the board.
Benar : Both She and he were here yesterday.
Salah : Both she and he was here yesterday.
Mudah bukan penggunaan both …and ini. Semoga penjelasan yang sangat pendek ini mampu bermamfaat. Amin.

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