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Both Either Neither

  1. 1. BOTH- EITHER- NEITHER Yılmaz AZMAN Teacher of English
  2. 2. BOTH Both refers to TWO people or things. It has a positive meaning and it takes a verb in the plural. It’s the negative of NEITHER / NOT EITHER.
  3. 3. EXERCISES <ul><li>James and Robin are students. </li></ul><ul><li>Both James and Robin are students. </li></ul><ul><li>They are both students. </li></ul><ul><li>Both of them are students. </li></ul><ul><li>Both boys are students. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>I play the guitar and sing a song. </li></ul><ul><li>I both play the guitar and sing a song. </li></ul><ul><li>John can drive a car. Tom can drive a car. </li></ul><ul><li>Both John and Tom can drive a car. </li></ul><ul><li>They both can drive a car. </li></ul><ul><li>Both of them can drive a car. </li></ul><ul><li>Both boys can drive a car. </li></ul>
  5. 5. ALL <ul><li>All refers to more than two people or things. It has a positive meaning and takes a verb in the plural. It is the opposite of none. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>All the children laughed. </li></ul><ul><li>All of them laughed. </li></ul><ul><li>They all laughed. </li></ul><ul><li>All three of them laughed. </li></ul>
  7. 7. NONE <ul><li>None refers to more than two people or things. It has a negative meaning and isn’t followed by a noun. </li></ul><ul><li>Are there any biscuits left? - no, none . </li></ul><ul><li>How much coffee do you want ? – none. </li></ul>
  8. 8. None of <ul><li>None of is used before nouns or object pronouns followed by a verb either singular or plural. It is the opposite of ALL . </li></ul><ul><li>None of us know you. </li></ul><ul><li>None of the students came early. </li></ul><ul><li>None of four boys know how to ride a bike </li></ul>
  9. 9. EITHER / NEITHER <ul><li>Either (= any of two) </li></ul><ul><li>Neither (=not one and not the other) </li></ul><ul><li>Either and Neither refer to two people or things and are used before singular countable nouns. </li></ul>
  10. 10. examples <ul><li>Would you like to drink coke or fanta? </li></ul><ul><li>Either. ( it makes no difference .) </li></ul><ul><li>Neither. ( none of the two ) </li></ul>
  11. 11. Either of <ul><li>Either of + singular / plural noun </li></ul><ul><li>Either of the students is / are intelligent. </li></ul><ul><li>Either of them is / are married. </li></ul><ul><li>Either of us was / were at home last night. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Neither of <ul><li>Neither of + singular / plural noun </li></ul><ul><li>Neither of them is / are at home now. </li></ul><ul><li>Neither of you is / are lazy. </li></ul><ul><li>Neither of us was / were at home last weekend. </li></ul>

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