Veznici – Conjuctions

By | 01/05/2014

Prema funkciji u rečenici veznici se dijele na:

  • dopunske (coordinative): and (i), but (ali), or (ili), yet (ipak) i dr.
  • zavisne (subordinative): that (da), if (ako), when (kada), though (iako) i dr.

Glavni veznici i njihova upotreba:

beforeWe saw him before he left his
office.
(vidjeli smo ga prije nego što je napustio ured)

sinceIt was a long time since we
met.
(odavno se nismo vidjeli)

until, tillWe all waited until the rain
stopped.
(svi smo čekali dok kiša nije prestala)

as soon asAs soon as he came we called
his father.
(čim je došao pozvali smo njegovog oca)

as well asHe did it as well as he
could.
(on je to učinio onako kako je on mogao)

as long asYou may keep this book as
long as you want.
(možete zadržati ovu knjigu koliko god želite)

either…orEither you or your brother
must go.
(ili vi ili vaš brat morate ići)

neither…norNeither he or his sister
knew this lesson.
(ni on ni njegova sestra nisu znali ovu lekciju)

both…andBoth you and I think
so.
(oboje mislimo tako)

unlessI am not going to do this unless
it is necessary.
(neću to da uradim ako nije potrebno)

in order toHe came in order to hear
news.
(došao je da bi čuo vijest)

as much asI have read as much I had
time.
(čitao sam onoliko koliko sam imao vremena)

though (although)He knows that I was
right, although he wouldn’t admit it.

(on zna da sam bio u pravu iako on to ne bi priznao)

whetherI don’t know whether to go or
not.
(ne znam da li da idem ili ne)

becauseI don’t like it because it’s too
tiresome.
(ne volim to jer je isuviše zamorno)