Tag Questions

Topics: Tag question Pages: 2 (486 words) Published: August 28, 2013
A tag question is tiny question at the end of a sentence.We use tag questions to ask for confirmation from the listener(s).They mean "Is what I've just said right?" "Do you agree?" If you want to form tag questions you should use "a negative tag question" after a positive sentence and "a positive tag question" after a negative sentence. When you form tag questions you use auxiliary verbs and pronouns of the sentence. Examples: 1.You are hungry,aren't you? 2.The weather will be rainy,won't it? 3.She can't speak French,can she? 4.She doesn't visit her relatives much,does she? 5.He drives fast,doesn't he? Note: Study the special cases below. 1.I'm overweight,aren't I 2.Let's have a break,shall we? 3.Help me with the housework,will you? or Help me with the housework,can you?

1.Wendy is good at playing the piano, ...............................................? 2.You went to the shopping centre with your family , ..................? 3.Sharon has got a lot of toys in her room, ....................................? 4.Mr.Brown walks to work every morning , ......................................? 5.Come and have a look at our Mathematics project , ..................? 6.You haven't sent those letters I gave you , ................................? 7.I'm not your best friend at school anymore , .............................? 8.The cat sleeps in the blue basket over there , ...........................? 9.She'd like to live in a bigger and better house, .........................? 10.He can write the summary of this fairy tale , ...........................? 11.Martin had a great time at the amusement park , ....................? 12.The blue whales are the biggest animals on earth, ..................? 13.The Johnsons aren't new in this neighbourhood , ....................?

1.Never give up studying your lessons,.................? 2.Carol opened her new clothes shop,..................? 3.You won't blame me for the accident,..............? 4.Those clouds are very...
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