Viết theo cấu trúc BECAUSE = BECAUSE OF

Viết theo cấu trúc BECAUSE = BECAUSE OF

BECAUSE + S + V, + S + V
SINCE
AS
BECAUSE OF + N , S + V
DUE TO NOUN PHRASE
  V-ING          

Ví dụ:

Because he passed the exam, his father bought him a new motorbike.

Because of HIS passing the exam, his father bought him a new motorbike.

Lưu ý:

  • Ngoài because, một số các từ khác cũng dùng trước mệnh đề chỉ nguyên nhân như since, as
  • Khi sử dụng because of/ due to mà chủ ngữ hai mệnh đề không giống nhau thì sau đó thường dùng tính từ sở hữu my, his, her, their, our… hoặc sở hữu cách Tom’s…

Bài tập:

  1. Because she behaves badly everybody hates her.

Because of her bad behaviour, everybody hates her.
  1. I wore a coat inside the house because I feel cold.

Due to feeling cold, I wore a coat inside the house.
  1. He couldn’t tell you about that because he felt ashamed.

Because of feeling ashamed, he couldn’t tell you about that.
  1. The boy couldn’t work hard because he was hungry.

Because of his hunger, the boy couldn’t work hard.
  1. Noone could build the cottage because it rained heavily.

Because of the heavy rain, noone could build the cottage.
  1. All the cars stopped as there was a cow in the street.

Because of a cow in the street, all the cars stopped.
  1. Because he was sick, he could not go to class yesterday.

Due to his sickness, he could not go to class yesterday.
  1. I can’t buy people expensive presents this year since I don’t have a lot of money.

Due to not having a lot of money, I can’t buy people expensive presents this year.
  1. Because of the traffic jam on the way to the cinema, I was late for the film.

Because there was traffic jam on the way to the cinema, I was late for the film.
  1. Due to the bad weather, we had to cancel our trip.

Because the weather was bad, we had to cancel our trip.