How to use too, either, so am I, and neither do I in English

This video is showing How to use too & either & so am I and neither do I in English subject information and we also cover the subjects:

  • When to use either.
  • Either and neither.
  • When to use so am I
  • When to use neither do I
  • When to use Neither am I = I’m not either.
  • When to use Neither can I = I can’t either.
  • When to use too.
  • Difference Between So And Neither In English Solution.

We use too and either at the end of a sentence.

We use too after a positive verb:

A: I’m happy.
B: I’m happy too.

A: I enjoyed the film.
B: I enjoyed it too.

Sara is a doctor. Her Father is a doctor too.

We use either after a negative verb:

A: I’m not happy.
B: I’m not happy either.

A: I can’t drive.
B: I can’t either.

Sami doesn’t watch TV. He doesn’t read newspapers either.

so am I / neither do I

so am I = I am too.
so have I = I have too.

A: I’m working.
B: So am I. (= I’m working too)

A: I was late for work today.
B: So was Sam.

A: I work in a bookstore.
B: So do I.

A: We went to the cinema last night.
B: So did we.

A: I’d like to go to Australia.
B: So would I.

Neither am I = I’m not either
Neither can I = I can’t either

A: I’m not happy.
B: Neither am I.

A: I haven’t got a key.
B: Neither have I. (= I haven’t either)

A: Kate can’t cook.
B: Neither can Tom.

A: I won’t (= will not) be here tomorrow.
B: Neither will I.

A: I never go to the cinema.
B: Neither do I.

A: I’m not married.
B: Nor am I. or Neither am I.

Let’s practice with more examples:

  • Sarah hasn’t got a car and neither has Mark.
  • I’m not hungry. I’m not hungry either.
  • I’m going out. I’m going out too.
  • It rained on Monday. It rained on Tuesday too.
  • Rachel can’t drive a car. She can’t ride a bike either.
  • I don’t like shopping. I don’t like shopping either.
  • Emma’s mother is a teacher. Her father is a teacher too.
  • I never read newspapers. Neither do I. (= I never read newspapers either.)
  • My coffee wasn’t hot. Neither was mine.
  • I went to bed late last night. So did I.
  • I’m thirsty. So am I.
  • I’ve just eaten. So have I.
  • I love rainy days. Me too.
  • I need a holiday. So do I.
  • I’ll be late tomorrow. So will I.
  • I was very tired this morning. So was I.
  • I can’t go to the party. Neither can I.
  • I didn’t phone Alex last night. Neither did I.
  • I haven’t got any money. Neither have I.
  • I’m not going out tomorrow. Neither am I.
  • I don’t know what to do. Neither do I.
  • I’m tired today. So am I. or I’m not.
  • I’m learning English. So am I.
  • I can ride a bike. So can I. or I can’t.
  • I’m not American. Neither am I. or I am.
  • I like cooking. So do I. or I don’t.
  • I don’t like cold weather. Neither do I. or I do.
  • I slept well last night. So did I. or I didn’t.
  • I’ve never run a marathon. Neither have I. or I have.
  • I don’t use my phone much. Neither do I. or I do
  • I’m going out tomorrow evening. So am I. or I’m not.
  • I haven’t been to Scotland. Neither have I. or I have.
  • I didn’t watch TV last night. Neither did I. or I did.
  • I go to the cinema a lot. So do I. or I don’t.
  • We aren’t going to Jon’s party. Nor are we.
  • He’s never eaten caviar. I haven’t either.
  • You were late yesterday. So were the others.
  • My parents don’t smoke. Mine don’t either.
  • We had pasta for dinner last night. I had too.
  • You weren’t trying very hard. Neither were you.
  • I can’t come to class today. Neither can I.
  • He’d finished the exam in an hour. So had we.
  • I’m a big fan of country music. So am I.
  • Maria wasn’t studying last night. Neither was Sally.
  • We could see everything. They could too.

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