Enough and too

Место enough в предложении:

Enough стоит после прилагательных и наречий:

– He didn’t get job because he wasn’t experienced enough.

– You won’t pass the examination if you don’t work hard enough.

– She can’t get married yet. She’s not old enough.

Enough стоит перед существительными:

– He didn’t get the job because he didn’t have enough experience.

– I’d like to go on holiday but I haven’t enough money.

– Some of us had to sit on the floor because there weren’t enough chairs.

Вы также можете употреблять слово enough само по себе :

– I’ll lend you some money if you haven’t got enough.

После enough и too можно сказать for someone/something:

– I haven’t

got enough money for a holiday.

– He wasn’t experienced enough for the job.

– This shirt is too big for me. I need a smaller size.

Однако, обычно мы не говорим `enough/too…for doing something’. Мы употребляем to + infinitive после enough и too.

Так мы говорим `enough money to do something’, `old enough to do something’, `too young to do something’ и т. д.:

– I haven’t got enough money to go on holiday.

– He wasn’t experienced enough to do the job.

– She’s only sixteen. She’s not old enough to get married.

– Let’s get a taxi. It’s too far to walk.

– There weren’t enough chairs for everyone to sit down.

– The weather wasn’t nice enough

to go swimming.

– He spoke too quickly for us to understand.

Мы говорим:

– The food was so hot that we couldn’t eat it. и: The food was very hot. We couldn’t eat it.

Или мы говорим:

– The food was too hot to eat.

Вот еще несколько примеров, как этот:

– That picture is too heavy to hang on the wall.

– I had to carry my wallet in my hand. It was too big to put in my pocket.

– The water wasn’t clean enough to swim in.



Enough and too