已經畢業要用my major was 還是is
請問已經畢業要講我的major....後面要用was or is?
I majored in..聽起來是一種交談中的用法, 在正式書信表我的主修呢? 謝謝～
- DaSaGwaLv 76 years agoFavorite Answer
From your description, you shall use "was". However, I would NOT use:
My major was xxx.
instead I would say:
I majored in xxx.
When you use "my major was xxx." It can mean you change your major from xxx to yyy. It might NOT mean you have already graduated.
2014-09-11 13:06:02 補充：
Be-verb is a static verb, but "major" is an action verb. Hence, using "I major(ed) in xxx" is much stronger and active than "my major is (was) xxx."
If this is going to be in an essay writing, I would use "I majored in xxx." to carry the action, not just to state a status.
- Dark HelmetLv 76 years ago
如已經畢業，在正式書信可寫獲得的學位，B.A， B.S., Masters，PhD 等等，如：
B.S. in Economics
- LouisLv 76 years ago
My major was ...＝我以修的主修是...（但我後來轉系改修別的科了）。
My major is ... =我的主修是 ... （這是我的專長，一直如此，沒有也不會改變）