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adalah salah satu materi ekspresi Bahasa Inggris yang berguna

untuk mengungkapkan pertanyaan dan memberikan arah jalan


kepada orang lain.
Berikut ini beberapa frase/instruksi yang bisa digunakan  untuk
menunjukan arah
Go to … (menuju). Between … (diantara)
Go past the … (melewati) Behind … ( di belakang)
Go straight on … (jalan lurus) Beside … (disamping)
Go down … ( jalan turun/turuni) On the left … (disebelah kiri)
Go up … ( jalan naik/tanjakan) On the right … (disebelah kanan)
Near … (dekat) Among … (diantara banyak)
On the corner of … & … (disudut antara … & Turn left … (belok kiri)
….)
Far from … (jauh dari) Turn right … (belok kanan)
In front of … (di depan) Take the first corner … (ambil sudut/belokan
pertama)
Opposite … (berlawanan) Take the second corner … (ambil
sudut/belokan kedua)
Across … (di seberang) Intersection /crossroad… (perempatan)
Next to … (berikutnya/disamping) T-Junction … (pertigaan)
Conjunction yang digunakan
dalam Giving Direction
• Walk down Avenue Steet then turn left.
• You will see an intersection, keep going to Central Avenue and turn right. Walk
along until you find Market.

Anda juga dapat menggunakan beberapa Conjunction berikut untuk


menggabungkan beberapa kalimat disaat anda
memberikan Arahan/ Petunjuk Arah/ Giving Direction:

• Then
• After that
• Next
• And
• But
• Because
• Or
Asking Direction
Dalam Asking Direction kita diberi cara bagaimana mengajukan sebuah
pertanyaan untuk menanyakan letak sebuah tempat. Perhatikan
ungkapannya berikut ini:

• Where is…?
• Would you please tell me how to get to ….?
• Could you show me the way to ….?
• Can you tell me which direction to …?
Other examples
• Excuse me, could you tell me how to get to…? (Permisi, bisakah anda
memberitahu saya bagaimana jalan untuk sampai ke…?).
• Excuse me, do you know where the…is? (Permisi, tahukah anda
dimana…?).
• Are we on the right road to…? (Apakah kita dijalan yang benar
menuju…?).
• Is this the right way to…? (Apakah ini arah jalan yang benar
menuju…?).
• Could you show me how to go to…? (Bisakah anda menunjukan
kepada saya bagaimana cara untuk pergi ke….?).
• How do I get to the main street? (Bagaimana agar saya bisa sampai ke
jalan utama?).
• Will you show me the way to…, please? (Bisakah anda tolong
menunjukan saya jalan menuju…?).
Giving Direction
Dalam Giving Direction atau yang dikenal sebagai memberi tanggapan dari sebuah pertanyaan
yang diajukan seseorang (yang notabene belum mengerti sebuah tempat) kepada seseorang yang
sudah mengetahui secara jelas letak tempat tersebut. Ada 2 (dua) macam tanggapan, antara lain:

a. Positive Response
Perhatikan ungkapannya berikut ini:
Yes, of course
Certainly
Yes, sure
Go ahead
turn left
pass this street
go down this street

b. Negative Response
Perhatikan ungkapannya berikut ini:
No, I’m sorry
I don’t either know
I’m a new comer
Other examples
• You’re going the wrong way (Anda menuju arah yang salah).
• Take this road (Ambil/lewat jalan ini).
• Please turn right at the crossroads (Silahkan belok ke kanan pada
perempatan).
• Continue straight ahead for about a mile (Jalan terus kira-kira satu mil).
• Turn left at the T-Junction and it is across the … and beside … (Belok kiri
pada pertigaan dan tempatnya berada diseberang … dan disebelah …).
• When you get to the … turn left again (Ketika anda sampai di … belok kiri
lagi).
• First, go ahead this street about … kilometers. Then go left at the T-
Junction. It is on your left next to the … (Pertama, jalan terus sekitar …
kilometer. Lalu bekok ke kiri pada pertigaan. Tempatnya berada disebelah
kiri disamping …).
Dialog of Asking & Giving Direction

Miftahul : Hii, good morning.


A girl               : Hii, good morning, can I help you, Sir?
Miftahul       : Yes, I am still finding my friend’s home.
A Girl             : Do you have a map?
Miftahul       : No, I don’t. She just gives this address
A gril              : May I see?
Miftahul       : Yes, of course. here you are
A girl              : Pelita street? Ok. From here you must go on this street,
if you find the intersection, you have to turn left. you will
pass Al-Hilmah Bulukarto’s mosque. and you will see the orange
home, that is your friend’s home.
MIftahul      : Thank you
A girl              : By the way, you can follow me
Miftahul      : Thank you so much
Dialog

Jimmy : Excuse me, Miss.


Najma : Yes, is there something I can help?
Jimmy : Yes, is there any mini mart around this harbour? I need to buy
some snacks and drink.
Najma : Yes, there is one.
Jimmy : Can you show me how to get there?
Najma : Of course! Just go straight this road, then there is T-junction,
turn right and you can already see the mini mart on your right
side. It is next to toilet.
Jimmy : Oh I see. Thank you so much for the information.
Najma : You are welcome.
Dialog

Student 1 : Hi, I am Vira, a new student in this school.


Student 2 : Hello, I am Gita. What’s up?
Student 1 : Can you tell me where the teachers’ room here? I
need to bring these books and put them on
English teacher’s table.
Student 2 : Oh sure. Just go straight from here through this
hall, then turn left and you will see teachers’ room will
be on the left side next to headmaster’s room.
Student 1 : Okay I see. Thanks for the information.
Student 2 : You are welcome and nice to meet you.
Student 1 : Nice to meet you, too.
Dialog

Man : Excuse me. Can you tell me the way to the bank?
You : Yes, sure. Turn left at the end of this street.
Man : At the traffic lights?
You : Yes. Then go as far as the roundabout. 
Man : And at the roundabout? 
You : Turn right at the roundabout into Dee Road. 
Man : OK … right at the roundabout. 
You : Go down Dee Road. The bank’s on the left.
Man : Thank you. 
You : Goodbye. 
Dialog

Lindra  : Where can I buy the hat as yours?

Yongki  : It is in Mr. Joko’s shop

Lindra  : But I don’t know where it is, can you give me a


direction?

Yongki  : Okay, can you remind it well? From here, you will see
the intersection, then you have to turn left. You will pass
the Rinda’s cake and bakery. Go straight , then follow the
Begawan street until you see the Joko’s shop hat and
jacket. It is in front of elementary school Begawan

Lindra : Thank you


Dialog

Bagas  : Do you remember how to get the post office from here

Tino  : What will you do there?

Bagas  : I would like to send the package to my sister in the other


province. Can you tell me?

Tino  : From our school, you have to turn left, go down Senopati
street you will see the intersection . then, you have to go
straight until you meet it in front of the Agamfarma
drugstore

Bagas  : Can I take a walk?

Tino  : Yes, you can


Let’s practice
You are here

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