Nov 17, 2016

UNIT 48 • Questions (1)

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  • Ask Liz questions. (Look at her answers before you write the questions.)
    • You:        (where / from)
      Liz:       From London originally.

      • You:       Where (live / now)
        Liz:       In Manchester.

        • You:        (married)
          Liz:       Yes.

          • You:        (how long / married)
            Liz:       12 years.

            • You:        (any children)
              Liz:       Yes, three boys.

              • You:        (how old / they)
                Liz:       4, 7 and 9.

                • You:        (what / husband / do)
                  Liz:       He’s a policeman.

                  • You:        (he / enjoy his job)
                    Liz:       Yes, very much.

                    • You:        (arrest anyone yesterday)
                      Liz:       I don’t know.

                      • You:       How often (go / on holiday)
                        Liz:       Usually once a year.

                        • You:        (where / go / next year)
                          Liz:       We don’t know yet.

                        • Make questions with ‘who’ or ‘what’.
                          • A:       Somebody hit me.
                            B:       Who

                            • A:       I hit somebody.
                              B:       Who

                              • A:       Somebody gave me the key.
                                B:       Who

                                • A:       Something happened.
                                  B:       What

                                  • A:       Diane told me something.
                                    B:       

                                    • A:       This book belongs to somebody.
                                      B:       

                                      • A:       Somebody lives in that house.
                                        B:       

                                        • A:       I fell over something.
                                          B:       

                                          • A:       Something fell on the floor.
                                            B:       

                                            • A:       This word means something.
                                              B:       

                                              • A:       I borrowed the money from somebody.
                                                B:       

                                                • A:       I’m worried about something.
                                                  B:       

                                                • Put the words in brackets in the correct order. All the sentences are questions.

                                                  • when / was / built / this house


                                                    • how / cheese / is / made


                                                      • when / invented / the computer / was


                                                        • why / Sue / working / isn’t / today


                                                          • what time / coming / your friends / are


                                                            • why / was / cancelled / the concert


                                                              • where / your mother / was / born


                                                                • why / you / to the party / didn’t / come


                                                                  • how / the accident / did / happen


                                                                    • why / this machine / doesn’t / work

                                                                    • Write negative questions from the words in brackets. In each situation you are surprised.
                                                                      • A:       We won’t see Ann this evening.
                                                                        B:       Why not? (she / not / come / to the party?)

                                                                        • A:       I hope we don’t meet Brian tonight.
                                                                          B:       Why? (you / not / like / him?)

                                                                          • A:       Don’t go and see that film.
                                                                            B:       Why not? (it / not / good)

                                                                            • A:       I’ll have to borrow some money.
                                                                              B:       Why? (you / not / have / any?)

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