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    His face went white. [Are they appropriate questions?]

    Hi teachers,
    Text:
    'How did you escape from prison?' She asked suddenly.
    His face went white.

    Would these be appropriate questions?
    a) How did his face go (after her question)?
    b) How did his face look like (after her question)?
    c) What was his face like (after her question)?

    Thanks in advance.

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    Re: His face went white. [Are they appropriate questions?]

    Forget about a). It is unidiomatic and would never be uttered by a fluent speak. Except for the like, which is incorrect, b) is okay: How did his face look? And c) is correct as it stands.
    Last edited by probus; 20-Mar-2013 at 15:42. Reason: realized it was not homework

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    Re: His face went white. [Are they appropriate questions?]

    Hi probus,
    Thanks a lot for your reply.

    L.

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