ENGLISH 4U
English Language Learning

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Question Words

Except the word "how" all question words start with the letters "Wh". In the table below you have a list of all the question words with their meanings and an example of each of these words.

  I want to know the Example
What Specific thing What do you like best?
When Time, occation When does he get up?
Where Place, position, location Where do you live?
Why Reason Why are you late?
Who Person Who is that girl?
Whose Person - 2nd Case Whose pen is it?
Which Choice Which book is yours?
How Manner How can I get better?
How much Quantity How much is the dress?
How many Quantity How many shoes do you have?

 

How much und how many have the same meaning, but their use is different. We use how much with uncountable nouns like money or liquids and how many with countable nouns.


EXERCISES

Mixed Question Words Exercise 1
Mixed Question Words Exercise 2
Mixed Question Words Exercise 3
Mixed Question Words Exercise 4
Mixed Question Words Exercise 5
Mixed Question Words Exercise 6
What or Which Exercise