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Question tags



Questions tags are short questions that come at the end of sentences that reflect the main clause.

                                     For example: 

It's very cold tonight,isn't it?

Yes, it is, but it's much better than last night.

Le question tag dépend de la phrase qui  précède.


A-a positive main clause has a negative question tag


It has been a wonderful trip,hasn't it?

B-a negative main clause has a positive question tag


Well, I don't want to stay here,do I?


Same tense for the two clauses. For example, for the present simple, use 'does' or 'do'. ('doesn't' /'don't').


Wendy needs your help,doesn't she?

D-Another example: preterie = use Did. ('Didn't').
or WAS / WERE (if it is BE)


She worked as a secretary for three years,didn't she?

BUT: She was a secretary, wasn't she ?

Choose the correct 'tag'.

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Ann and Andy are twin girls, ?

Peter is angry today, ?

Sue lives in Colorado, ?

It's really a wonderful day, ?

I have cleaned the floor before, ?

James needs to take some rest, ?

They wrote a good sport article, ?

Dany was a great player, ?

Alfred! The phone is ringing, ?

You're not scared, ?

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