Sentence Structure of Cause and Result

February 1, 2019
grammar beginner




Caused by / By, used to express the cause-result relationship, the origin or the state of dependence of things.


Món nem này do tôi làm.
The meat roll is made by me.
Anh ấy bị đau dạ dày do uống quá nhiều rượu.
He has a stomachache due to drinking too much alcohol.


The conjunction "do" can be placed at the beginning of a sentence to express the cause.

Do uống nhiều rượu nên anh ấy bị đau dạ dày.
Because he drank a lot of alcohol, he had a stomachache.