Category Archives: Question Words

Question Words: Exercise 3

Instruction: Make a question using a question word based on the corresponding answer. Example: A: ______________________________ B: To the zoo. (I often go to the zoo) Answer: Where do you often go? 1. A: ______________________________________ B: Because he is sick. (Bill stays in bed because he is sick) 2. A: ______________________________________ B: Around seven o’clock. (Jarot often calls… Read More »

Question Words: Exercise 2

Instruction: For each question word given, make a question based on the sentence. Example: John usually has scrambled eggs for breakfast. a. What: What does John usually have for breakfast? b. Who: Who usually has scrambled eggs for breakfast? 1. Pedestrians often throw away wastepaper on the sidewalk. a. Who b. What c. Where 2. Thirty nine students… Read More »

Question Words: Exercise 1

Instruction: Make a yes/no question from each of these sentences. Then, using a suitable question word, make a question the answer to which is the word in italics. Example: Mr. Hadi teaches English. a. Does Mr. Hadi teach English? b. What does Mr. Hadi teach? Parto is reading a newspaper in the living room. a. Is Parto reading… Read More »

Question Words

Question words are used to ask certain types of questions. These question words are often referred to as WH question words because they have WH letters in them (WHAT, WHO, WHOM, WHERE, WHEN, etc.). WHAT: We use WHAT if we want to know specific information. We want to know the THING. Examples: 1. What is your English teacher’s… Read More »