How to Use Am: Negative Answers About State

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In this lesson, we shall learn to use am in negative answers.

These negative answers are about the present state of being.

Now we shall answer in a negative sentence.

Formation of a sentence

We should form a sentence as;

  • No, + I + am not + other words
  •                              or
  • No, + I + am not

In a brief answer, we can say-

  • No, I am not. 

Examples:

Let’s see how to use am in sentences with some examples.

Here are some examples. The formation is as above.

Have a look-

  1. No, I am not a girl.
    (In brief- No, I am not.)
  2. No, I am not a boy.
    (No, I am not.)
  3. No, I am not clever.  
    (No, I am not.)
  4. No, I am not polite.  
    (No, I am not.)
  5. No, I am not happy.
    (No, I am not.)
  6. No, I am not so tired.
    (No, I am not.)
  7. No, I am not bored.
    (No, I am not.)
  8. No, I am not a peaceful person.
    (No, I am not.)
  9. No, I am not present.
    (No, I am not.)
  10. No, I am not absent.
    (No, I am not.)
  11. No, I am not beautiful.
    (No, I am not.)
  12. No, I am not handsome.
    (No, I am not.)
  13. No, I am not pleased.
    (No, I am not.)
  14. No, I am not so sorry.
    (No, I am not.)
  15. No, I am not surprised.
    (No, I am not.)
  16. No, I am not sad.
    (No, I am not.)
  17. No, I am not thirsty.
    (No, I am not.)
  18. No, I am not scared.
    (No, I am not.)
  19. No, I am not eighteen years old.
    (No, I am not.)
  20. No, I am not seventeen.
    (No, I am not.)
  21. No, I am not an old person.
    (No, I am not.)
  22. No, I am not angry.
    (No, I am not.)
  23. No, I am not cool.
    (No, I am not.)
  24. No, I am not a tragic person.
    (No, I am not.)
  25. No, I am not superstitious.
    (No, I am not.)
  26. No, I am not open-minded.
    (No, I am not.)
  27. No, I am not brave.
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    (No, I am not.)
  28. No, I am not shy.
    (No, I am not.)
  29. No, I am not jealous.
    (No, I am not.)
  30. No, I am not strong.
    (No, I am not.)

Related Lessons-

  1. Use of am: state of being
  2.                    questions
  3.                    affirmative answers
  4. Use of am:  profession
  5. Use of am in negative answers about the state of being

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