Unit 11.1

Question Mark

Introduction

The question mark is a punctuation mark that is used to indicate a question.

Form

The question mark is: ?

Example

  • Interrogative adverbs
    • When?
    • Who?
  • Possessives
    • -They have stolen your phone. +Mine?!
    • -The blue project won the competition. +Ours?
  • Personal pronouns
    • Who do you think willg et the best mark? You?
    • -There was a fight and they were involved. +They???
  • Demonstratives
    • We need to stop near the bridge. There?
    • i don’t know which jackets did Mary want me to take. These?

Use

Any type of sentence can be used to create a question. Sometimes, it is only composed by a pronoun and the question mark. The pronouns we use the most in questions are interrogative adverbs, but we can also distinguish between possessives, personal pronouns or demonstratives.

Exercises

External link to Question Mark exercises (1199).




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