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    Are there any other question words than wh questions or yes and no question words?

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    Re: Question

    Quote Originally Posted by mawes12 View Post
    Are there any other question words than wh questions or yes and no question words?
    Do I have to say any more or any other?

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    Re: Question

    Other works better for me. Have you found any other question words?

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    When you say "yes or no" questions, do you mean questions that cannot be answered with "yes or no"?

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    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    When you say "yes or no" questions, do you mean questions that cannot be answered with "yes or no"?
    I mean "yes or no question words" like do you, have you, can you, will you, may you, and must you.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    Have you found any other question words?
    I think "what if" may be another question word.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mawes12 View Post
    I mean "yes or no question words" like do you, have you, can you, will you, may you, and must you.
    I think they are auxiliary verbs and modal verbs, but I am not a teacher.

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    Re: Question

    In spoken English, you can form questions with rising inflection. It's still a yes/no question, but done without a 'wh' word or axillary verb.
    "You went to the market?"

    You can also form tag questions. Some of them are still using auxiliary verbs.

    "You went to the market, didn't you?"
    "You went to the market, no?"

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    Quote Originally Posted by Skrej View Post
    In spoken English, you can form questions with rising inflection. It's still a yes/no question, but done without a 'wh' word or axillary verb.
    "You went to the market?
    Spanish does the same except I think auxiliary verb doesn't go behind sentence.

    Quote Originally Posted by Matthew Wai View Post
    I think they are auxiliary verbs and modal verbs, but I am not a teacher.
    They are auxiliary/modal verb but I think they do answer yes or no questions. I forgot to put "be you" as another example.
    Last edited by mawes12; 25-Jun-2015 at 12:32.

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    So do you guys think there might be any more question words?
    Last edited by mawes12; 11-Jul-2015 at 11:32.

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    Does 'Any questions/suggestions/opinions/objections?' count as a question?

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