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    Tag Question

    Which pronouns are used for indefinite pronouns in question tags?
    I would appreciate it if you could give me the grammatical explanation and fill in the blanks?
    1-Someone must do it,.....................?
    2-Anybody can do this,.......................?
    3-Anything can help,..........................?
    4-Nothing can be done,......................?
    5-Nobody can see us here...................?
    Thanks in advance.


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    Re: Tag Question

    Perhaps you could suggest what you think might be the correct answers?

    https://www.usingenglish.com/glossary/question-tag.html

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    #3

    Re: Tag Question

    I use they/it


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    Re: Tag Question

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    Perhaps you could suggest what you think might be the correct answers?
    How about these answers.I am not if they are correct,though.

    https://www.usingenglish.com/glossary/question-tag.html
    Which pronouns are used for indefinite pronouns in question tags?
    I would appreciate it if you could give me the grammatical explanation and fill in the blanks?
    1-Someone must do it,musn't they?
    2-Anybody can do this,can't they?
    3-Anything can help,can't it?
    4-Nothing can be done,can it?
    5-Nobody can see us here,can they?
    Thanks in advance


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    #5

    Re: Tag Question

    Brilliant - all correct

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