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    #1

    present simple

    Hello,

    I don't understand something:

    the sentence : does she have two sisters?

    why I need to use "Does" and not to use the verb to be(question with am is are).

    To be- using when we have no action
    do/does - there is an action.


    where is the action in this sentence?



    Thank you

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    #2

    Re: present simple

    I am not a teacher.

    In English we use the auxiliary 'do' to form questions. (there are of course exceptions)

    When we do that 'do' is not an 'action' verb.

    Do you understand?

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    #3

    Re: present simple

    Welcome to UsingEnglish.com, captain1!

    For more information about auxiliary verbs, see http://www.myenglishpages.com/site_p...p#.U-NR1eOSy28

    Not a teacher.

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    #4

    Re: present simple

    Please correct the information in your profile, captain1.

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