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    Dear teachers,

    Please read the following sentence:

    You thought you'd fool me, did you?

    According to Question tag it should be 'didn't you'? Is that right?

    Looking forward to hearing from you.
    Thank you in advance.

    Jiang

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    Re: question tag

    Most answer books would use "didn't you".
    Actually it is correct either way -
    Did you think you could fool me?
    Didn't you think you could fool me?

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    #3

    Re: question tag

    You thought you'd fool me, did you? = You didn't fool me and I am letting you know this

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    Re: question tag


    Dear oregeezer,

    Thank you very much for your explanation. Now I see.

    Best wishes,

    Jiang
    Quote Originally Posted by oregeezer View Post
    Most answer books would use "didn't you".
    Actually it is correct either way -
    Did you think you could fool me?
    Didn't you think you could fool me?

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    Re: question tag


    Dear Tdol,

    Thank you very much for your explanation. Now I see.

    Jiang
    Quote Originally Posted by Tdol View Post
    You thought you'd fool me, did you? = You didn't fool me and I am letting you know this

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