Results 1 to 2 of 2
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Chinese
      • Home Country:
      • Singapore
      • Current Location:
      • Singapore

    • Join Date: Jun 2011
    • Posts: 26
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #1

    Which floor or what floor?

    "Which floor" or "what floor"

    For example if you're in the elevator, there a person coming in and you would like to help him/her to press the level button.
    How do you ask?

    "Hello, which floor are you going?"
    OR
    "Hello, what floor are you going?"

    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Interested in Language
      • Native Language:
      • American English
      • Home Country:
      • United States
      • Current Location:
      • United States

    • Join Date: Apr 2009
    • Posts: 10,373
    • Post Thanks / Like
    #2

    Re: Which floor or what floor?

    "Which" is more correct, but "what" is commonly used.

    I would say "Which floor are you going to?" if forced to use a whole sentence.

    Simply "Which floor?" would normally suffice.

Similar Threads

  1. first floor, second floor, third floor
    By ShirleyLing in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 27-Jun-2011, 11:39
  2. on/to the second floor
    By milan2003_07 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 27-May-2011, 22:26
  3. GI the floor
    By ostap77 in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 17-Feb-2011, 19:31
  4. Replies: 4
    Last Post: 29-Aug-2007, 01:00
  5. off the floor
    By user_gary in forum Ask a Teacher
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 04-Aug-2007, 14:06

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •