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    Tag question

    A few people work on the farm, aren't they?
    Few people work on the farm, are they?
    I think both of them are correct.

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    Re: Tag question

    Quote Originally Posted by fadysandy View Post
    A few people work on the farm, aren't they?
    Few people work on the farm, are they?
    I think both of them are correct.
    No, both of them are wrong.

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    Re: Tag question

    They are both incorrect.

    Think what the question would be. Would it be "Are people work on the farm?"? I think you know that is incorrect. What word would you put at the beginning of that question instead of "Are"?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Tag question

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    They are both incorrect.

    Think what the question would be. Would it be "Are people work on the farm?"? I think you know that is incorrect. What word would you put at the beginning of that question instead of "Are"?
    Sorry. I am a bit urgent.
    I'd say 'A few people work on the farm, don't they?' and 'Few people work on the farm, do they?'
    Is it ok?

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    Re: Tag question

    Yes.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Tag question

    Quote Originally Posted by fadysandy View Post
    Sorry. I am a bit urgent.
    I'd say 'A few people work on the farm, don't they?' and 'Few people work on the farm, do they?'
    Is it ok?
    Yes.

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    Re: Tag question

    Thanks a lot.

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    Re: Tag question

    Quote Originally Posted by fadysandy View Post
    Thanks a lot.
    You're welcome but you don't need to write a new post to say "Thank you". You have clicked the "Like" button on posts #5 and #6. Next to the "Like" button, there is a "Thank" button. Click that if you want to say "Thank you" to the writer of the post.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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