Dạng 7: đảo ngữ no sooner … than …/ hardly … when
No sooner + Auxiliary + S + V (inf) + than … / Hardly … + Auxiliary + S + V (inf) + when …
VD: No sooner had I left the building than my wallet got stolen by a thief.
Hardly had I walked outside when it rained.
Dạng 8: đảo ngữ với not only … but … also
Not only + Auxiliary + S + V (inf) + but + S + also + V
VD: Not only is he a talented singer but he also draws beautifully.
Not only did she give the homeless man $50 but she also bought him a meal.
Dạng 9: đảo ngữ với not until/ only when
Not until/only when + clause/phrase + + Auxiliary + S + V (inf)
VD: Not until the evening did I find Amy’s house.
Only when she shouted out loud did I hear what she was trying to say across the crowd.
Dạng 10: đảo ngữ với so/such
So + adj + be + S + that … / Such + be + N + that …
VD: So angry was her that she bursted out in tear.
Such a gorgeous dress that she could not take her eyes off it.
Dạng 11: đảo ngữ với neither
Neither + Auxiliary + S + V (inf)
VD: Neither did she clean the house nor fold the clothes.
Neither did I go to school nor stay at home that morning.
Dạng 12: đảo ngữ với nowhere
Nowhere + Auxiliary + S + V (inf)
VD: nowhere could the ring be found.
Nowhere could she go other than her parents’ house.
Dạng 13: đảo ngữ với câu điều kiện
- Điều kiện loại 1
Should + S + V, clause
VD: Should you go to the market, you will see Allen working there.
Should he calls you, please tell him to contact me as soon as possible.
- Điều kiện loại 2:
Were + S + to V, clause
VD: Were I to speak Spanish, I would apply for that job.
Were I you, I would talk to her first.
- Điều kiện loại 3:
Had + S + V (pp)
VD: Had I closed the door before I left, the butterflies would not have been able to fly inside.
Had you listened to what I was saying, you would have known how to get out of your trouble.
Had I known you were about to buy a new vase, I would have gone with you and helped you pick one.