In sentence transformation, we change the form of a sentence in to another form . To change the affirmative sentences of simple present in to negatives, we use the helping verbs do and does.
Sentence transformation of Affirmative into Negative
Simple Present tense:
|Affirmative Sentence||Negative Sentence|
|Structure 1: I , we , You ,they + V1+ object||Structure1 : I,we,you,they+ Don’t+V1|
|I play indoor games||I don’t play indoor games|
|We eat fish fry often||We don’t eat fish fry|
|You tell the truth||You don’t tell the truth|
|They visit our home at times||They don’t visit our home|
|Structure 2: All plural Nouns+ Vi+ object||Structure 2: All plural Nouns+ don’t+V1+ object|
|My friends go for movies very often||My friends don’t go for movies often|
|My siblings read English news paper||My siblings don’t read English news paper|
|Structure3:He,She,It + Vs + object||Structure3:He,She,It +doesn’t+ V1 + object|
|He watches T.V news regularly||He doesn’t watch T.V news regularly|
|She rests a while in the after noon.||She doesn’t rest in the after noon.|
|It holds 5 lits. of water||It doesn’t hold 5 lits.|
|Structure 4: All singular Nouns + Vs + object||Structure 4: All singular Nouns +doesn’t+ V1+ object|
|Venu celebrates his birth day grandly||Venu doesn’t celebrate his birth day grandly|
|My sister wakes up early||My sister doesn’t wake up early.|
In the simple past tense, we make negatives by putting ‘did not’ before the base form of the verb.
affirmative sentence to Negative sentence transformation exercise
Convert the following affirmative sentences into negative (Check out the answers below)
- My sister stays at hostel.
- David knows Bengali.
- I want to know something your personal.
- My mother cooks non-veg dishes often.
- Swetha works part time.
- Mamatha checks the mail daily.
- Nalini goes to bed early.
- Rohith calls me frequently.
9.We socialize with our neighbors.
- My grandparents give me pocket money.
- My sisterdoes notstay at hostel
- David does not knowBengali
- Ido not want toknow your personal.
- My motherdoes not cook non-veg dishes often .
- Shwetha does not workpart time.
- Mamathadoes notcheck the mail daily.
7.Nalini does not go to bed early.
8.Rohith does not call me frequently.
9.Rohith does not call me frequently.
10.My grand parents do not give me pocket money.