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    You helped our form teacher carry the exercise books, didn't you?

    You helped our form teacher carry the exercise books, didn't you?

    My son's teacher said the answer should be 'did you'? Is she correct?

    Thanks.

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    Re: You helped our form teacher carry the exercise books, didn't you?

    **Not a teacher**
    Quote Originally Posted by kohyoongliat View Post
    You helped our form teacher carry the exercise books, didn't you?

    My son's teacher said the answer should be 'did you'? Is she correct?

    Thanks.
    She is also correct. If you use "did you", it would become a comment tag.
    Last edited by beesting; 08-Dec-2013 at 18:57.

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    #3

    Re: You helped our form teacher carry the exercise books, didn't you?

    Quote Originally Posted by kohyoongliat View Post
    You helped our form teacher carry the exercise books, didn't you?

    My son's teacher said the answer should be 'did you'? Is she correct?

    It could be if, say, the person didn't believe or was surprised that the person had helped. If just checking for information, then the negative would be the normal tag.

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