At no time = Never: Không bao giờ
VD: The result of the match was never in doubt = At no time was the result of the match in doubt.
By no means: Không thể nào
VD: By no means does he intend to criticize your idea.
For no reason (at all): Không vì lý do gì
VD: For no reason did I go to see him.
In no way: Không thể nào, không thể có chuyện
VD: In no way could I agree with you.
On no condition + Auxiliary + S + V = On no account + Auxiliary + S + V: Dù bất cứ lý do gì cũng không
VD: On no condition/account shall we accept their proposal.
Under/ In no circumstances: Không đời nào
VD: Under no circumstances should you lend him the money.
No longer: Không còn nữa
VD: No longer does he smoke cigarettes.
No where + Auxiliary + S + V: Không nơi nào, không ở đâu
VD: No where do I feel as comfortable as I do at home.
No sooner … than … = Hardly/ Barely/ Scarcely … when …: Vừa mới … thì ...
VD: Hardly had I arrived home when the telephone rang = I had hardly arrived home when the telephone rang.
Only after + S + V + Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ sau khi
VD: Only after all the guests had gone home could we relax.
Only after + N + Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ sau khi
VD: Only after your graduation will you be able to get a job.
Only by V-ing + Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ bằng cách
VD: Only by practicing English everyday can you speak it fluently.
Only if + clause, Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ khi nào
VD: Only if you help me, will I help you.
Only in + adv of time/ place + Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ trong, chỉ ở
VD: Only in Central Vietnam have I seen such scenery as that.
Only in this way + Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ bằng cách này
VD: Only in this way could the problem be solved.
Only later + Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ sau khi
VD: Only later did she really think about the situation.
Only once + Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ một lần
VD: Only once did I meet her.
Only rarely + Auxiliary + S + V: Rất hiếm khi
VD: Only rarely has an accident occured.
Only then + Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ đến lúc đó
VD: Only then did I understand why the tragedy had happened.
Only when + Clause + Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ khi
VD: Only when I understand her did I like her.
Only with + N + Auxiliary + S + V: Chỉ với
VD: Only with the bank’s loan could he buy the car.
Nor + Auxiliary + S + V: Cũng không
VD: She couldn’t speak Italian, nor could she speak Spanish.
Never/ Scarcely/ Barely/ Rarely/ Seldom/ Little/ Hardly (ever)/…+ Auxiliary + S + V: Đảo ngữ với các trạng từ phủ định
VD: Little did I know that he was a compulsive liar.
Đảo ngữ có “So/ Neither”
VD: I didn’t go to the movies, neither did he.
Not only + Auxiliary + S + V + but also + S + V = Not only + Auxiliary + S + V + but + S + also + V: Không chỉ … mà còn ...
VD: Not only is he good at math but he also draws very well.
Not until/Not till + S + V + Auxiliary + S + V: Mãi đến khi
VD: I didn’t know that I had lost my key till I got home = Not until I got home did I know that I had lost my key.
Not until/ Not till + adv of time + Auxiliary + S + V
VD: I won’t come home till 10 o’clock = Not until 10 o’clock will I come home.
Not since + S + V + have/has + S + PP
VD: Lucy hasn’t had such a wonderful time since she left college = Not since Lucy left college has she had such a wonderful time.
Động từ chia theo chủ ngữ đứng sau động từ, không đảo trợ động từ lên
Adv of place + V + S : Đảo ngữ nhấn mạnh địa điểm, phương hướng
VD: Near the churches was an old ruined cottage.
Câu điều kiện loại 1: If-clause = Should + S + V...
VD: Should I have some money, I will buy that vila.
Câu điều kiện loại 2: If-clause = Were + S + to V/ Were + S...
VD: If i were you, I would make another attempt. = Were I you, I would make another attempt.
Câu điều kiện loại 2: If-clause = Had + S +PP…
VD: If I had studied hard, I would have passed the exam = Had I studied hard, I would have passed the exam.
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