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Asking and Answering Questions

There are two question types you must master before you can speak English well: 1) Yes/No Questions and 2) Wh- Questions

1) Yes/No Questions - Listen carefully to these questions, then use the same question words when you answer.

1. Do or Did
Do you like pizza? Yes I do.
2. Can
Can you play the piano? No I can't.
3. Be(Is/Are/Was/Were)
Are you from Singapore?

Were you at home last night?
4. Will
Will you come here tomorrow?
5. Have + past participle
Have you seen any good movies lately?
2) Wh- Questions - use a Wh- question word with a Yes/No question word.

1. Who
Who is your favorite singer?
2. What
What kind of music do you like?
3. When
When will you finish your work?
4. Where
Where can I buy a good suit?
5. Why + past participle
Why didn't you call me last week?
6. How + past participle
How can we get to the supermarket from here?

How long does it take to get there?

How far is it from here?

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