neither nor與either or 的文法與用法
與either or 的用法???
- LouisLv 710 years agoFavorite Answer
neither ... nor...可連接兩個字或片語
Neither Simon nor Sally can swim.(連接兩個當主詞的專有名詞,放句子前面)
He was neither as slim nor as healthy as I was.(連接兩個介系詞片語,放句子中間)
Whether or not I agree with you is neither here nor there.(連接兩個當主詞補語的副詞)
either ... or ...的用法和neither...nor相同,都是對等連接詞,但意思相反.
Students could choose either French or Spanish.(連接兩個專有名詞,當動詞的受詞,放句子後面)
You can either come by bus or take a taxi.(連接兩個述部,放句子後面)
Either he forgot about the meeting or he deliberately stayed away -- I don't know.(連接兩個子句,放句子前面)
- 10 years ago
You can give me a call either at lunch time or after work
You reach me neither on weekends nor on public holidays. ( ==> You cannot reach me either on weekends or on public holidays)
You can leave me a message either by email or by fax.
Either by email or by fax, you can leave me a message.
I usually either cook instant noodles or order take-out service during weekdays.
I usually neither cook instant noodles nor order take-out service during weekends.
Neither a school English teacher or a private English tutor can improve your English skills if either lacking of your diligence or lacking of their teaching experience is the main reason to cause failure.