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Asking Questions - First Part: Simple Present

Questions: There are two kinds of questions:
Yes / No questions   -> Do you like it? ---- Yes, I do.
Wh questions.          -> What time is it? ---- It’s 4.30

2. Questions with Wh-words

Question word

Verb

Subject

Rest

Answer

Where

are

you

from?

I am from Rome.
I'm from Rome.

What

is

your name?

 

My name is Peter.

How

are

Pat and Sue?

 

They are fine.
They're fine.

Exercise 1 - Complete the following sentences.

1. Where your mother? She is at home.

2. you tired? No, I'm not tired.

3. she from the USA? No, she isn't from the USA.

3. Questions with have
When Have means “possession” it can be used as an auxiliary, without do/does.
But it is necessary to add GOT to HAVE.
If you use DO/DOES, do not add GOT to HAVE.

Auxiliary

Subject

Verb

Rest

Yes/No

Subject

Auxiliary (+ n't)

Have

you

got

a cat?

Yes,

I

have.

Have

you

got

a new car?

No,

we

haven't.

Has

your brother

got

a bike?

Yes,

he

has.

Do

you

have

a cat?

Yes,

I

do.

Do

you

have

a new car?

No,

we

don't.

Does

your brother

Ha\ve

a bike?

Yes,

he

does.

 

 

 

 

 

4. Questions with have and WH-words

Question word

Auxiliary

Subject

Verb

Rest

Answer

Where

have

you

got

your pen?

I've got it in my bag.

Where

do

you

have

your pen?

I have it in my bag.


Exercise 2 - Complete the following sentences.

4. you got a brother? Yes, I have. I have got a brother.

5. he have a red bike? No, he doesn't. He doesn't have a red bike.

6. they have breakfast every morning? Yes, they have breakfast every morning.

7. you have a blue bag? Yes, I have a blue bag.

8. she have a shower in the evening? No, she doesn't have a shower in the evening.

9. Where your cell phone? I have got my cell phone in my pocket. (you - have)

10. Where her mp3 player? She has it on the desk. (she - have) [here "have" is not auxiliary]


5. Questions in the Simple Present

Auxiliary

Subject

Verb

Rest

Yes/No

Subject

Auxiliary (+ n't)

Do

you

read

books?

Yes,
No,

I
I

do.
don't.

Does

Peter

play

football?

Yes,

he

does.

6. Questions with WH-words in the Simple Present

Question word

Auxiliary

Subject

Verb

Rest

Answer

What

do

you

play

on your computer?

I play games.

When

does

your mother

go

to work?

She goes to work at 6.30




Exercise 3 - Complete the following sentences.

11. volleyball? Yes, I do. I play volleyball. (you - play)

12. Where basketball? They play basketball near my school.(they - play)

13. in an office? No, she doesn't. My sister doesn't work in an office.(your sister - work)

14. to work by train? (you - go)

15. coffee every morning. (she - drink)

16. often? (they - travel)

17. to school? (he - walk)

18. the ticket for the concert? (you - have got)


Press the button EVALUATE so see which sentences are correct.

Press the button RESET to cancel the incorrect answers and try again.




Created by Roberto Cuccu