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    what shoes colour/what colour shoes

    Hello everyone,
    Could anyone please tell me which of these questions is correct?

    1. What shoes colour do you like?
    2. What colour shoes do you like?


    Thank you.

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    Re: what shoes colour/what colour shoes

    Which one do you think is correct and why?
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: what shoes colour/what colour shoes

    To be honest "What shoes colour do you like?" sounds better to me. I have no idea why and that's why I think I might be wrong. Sorry.

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    Re: what shoes colour/what colour shoes

    Unfortunately, you're wrong. "What colour shoes do you like?"
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: what shoes colour/what colour shoes

    It should be "shoe color". Usually, when a noun is used before another noun, it is singular. There are, however, exceptions to that.

    Your second sentence is OK.

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    Re: what shoes colour/what colour shoes

    Thank you for your answer. So, I understand "What+colour" always go together.
    Can I say then "What colour eyes do you have?"

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    Re: what shoes colour/what colour shoes

    I don't know about "always" but your question is correct. You could also ask "What color are your eyes?"

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    Re: what shoes colour/what colour shoes

    Could I also say "What eye colour do you have? Thanks.

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    Re: what shoes colour/what colour shoes

    That would be unnatural.

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    Re: what shoes colour/what colour shoes

    I am not a teacher

    Can I say "what colour of shoes do you like"

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