Questions

 Yes / No Questions

Aux Subject Main Verb Predicate

Does Harry call you every day?      -Yes, he does.

Will Jon and Mary be at the party?     -No, they won’t.

Can you buy some rice when you go to the supermarket?    -Yes, I can.

Exercises:

Asking 10 Yes/No questions about the picture below:

Circle the correct answer:

  1. (   Is   /   Are  ) the men happy?
  2. (   Is   /   Are  ) they fighting?
  3. (   Do   /   Are  ) these men look like they are friends?
  4. (   Will   /   Are  ) they stop arguing soon?
  5. (   Can   /   Is   ) the man in the white jacket standing?
  6. (   Is   /   Did  )  someone cheat in the game?
  7. (   Should   /   Are  ) the man in the blue seat stand up?
  8. (   Can   /   Are  ) they having fun?
  9. (   Is   /   Are  ) these men playing a game?
  10. (   Are   /   Did  )  they yelling at each other?

Now you form your own Yes/No questions:

  1. __________________________________________?
  2. __________________________________________?
  3. __________________________________________?

 


 

Questions using typical question words

Who         What        When        Where        Why         Which         How 

Question Word (Aux) (Subject) Main Verb Predicate

Who does Harry call every day?    -He calls his mother

What time Will Jon and Mary be at the party?     -At about four o’clock.

Who is going to school today?    -You and your sister are.  

 

Exercises:

Circle the correct answer:IMG_3600

  1. (   How   /   Who  ) lives in this castle?
  2. (   How   /   Who  ) was it built?
  3. (   When   /   Who  ) was this castle built?
  4. (   What   /   When  ) color is the castle?
  5. (   How   /   Who  ) many colors do you see in this photo?
  6. (   How   /   Who  ) would visit this castle?
  7. (   How   /   Who  ) would you visit the castle?
  8. (   When   /   Where  ) is it located?
  9. (   Where   /   Why  ) are there so many arches?
  10. (   What   /   Who  ) is inside the castle?

 

 

Changing statements into questions

Statement:     Subject (Aux) Main Verb Predicate

Question:     Aux Subject Main Verb Predicate

Mary Ann will read a book this afternoon.  >   Will Mary Ann read a book this afternoon?

 There is a cat under your car.  >  Is there a cat under your car?

Amelia goes to church every Sunday.  >  Does Amelia go to church every Sunday?

 

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