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Wh questions

  1. 1. Wh- QuestionsA Friendly Visit2Focus on Grammar 2Part II, Unit 7By Ruth Luman, Gabriele Steiner, and BJ WellsCopyright © 2006. Pearson Education, Inc. All rights reserved.
  2. 2. A Friendly Visit 1A Friendly Visit 1Dad, I thinkwe havevisitors.Who arethey?I don’t know. Whyare their heads sosmall?Oh, they’rehumanbeings.Be kind, son.Their brainsaren’t very big.
  3. 3. A Friendly Visit 2A Friendly Visit 2Our spaceship brokedown. Where arewe?Our spaceship brokedown. Where arewe?Why are youhere?Why are youhere?Welcome to ourplanet.Would you likesome iced tea?Welcome to ourplanet.Would you likesome iced tea?Greetings fromEarth. What isyour language?Greetings fromEarth. What isyour language?Our language is ₪. But Iwant to practicemy English.Our language is ₪. But Iwant to practicemy English.You are very farfrom home.You are very farfrom home.
  4. 4. FunctionFunctionWh- questions ask for information. They cannot beanswered with a yes or no.Where are youfrom?Where are youfrom?We are fromEarth.We are fromEarth.Yes.Yes.
  5. 5. Singular and PluralSingular and PluralUse is for singular subjects and are forplural subjects.Where is your spaceship?What are your plans?singularplural
  6. 6. WhoWhoWho asks about people.Who are you?Who is your leader?personperson
  7. 7. WhatWhatWhat asks about things.What is your language?What are your names?    thingthings
  8. 8. WhereWhereWhere asks about places.Where are we?Where is your spaceship?
  9. 9. WhyWhyWhy asks for a reason.Why are you here?Why are their heads so small?
  10. 10. His hobby is soccer.Practice 1Practice 1With a partner, read theanswers and askwh-questions.Example:They’re aliens.Who are they?Where is he from?Why are they happy?What is his hobby?The United States.Because they landed on the moon.
  11. 11. ContractionsContractionsWe often use contractions for wh- questions with isin speaking and informal writing.Where is the mustard?Where is the mustard?Where’sWhat is on TV?What is on TV?What’s
  12. 12. AnswersAnswersWe usually give short answers to wh-questions. We can give long answers too.Why is yourskin green?My skin is greenbecause I eat alot of broccoli.Because I eat alot of broccoli.shortanswerlonganswer
  13. 13. Practice 2Practice 2Use the clues to ask andanswer wh- questions with apartner.Who is he?Example:doctor4. he sees a spaceship2. firefighter1. spaceship3. alienHe is a doctor.Where is she?She is in a spaceship.What is he?He is an alien.Who is he?He is a fire fighter.Why is he scared?He sees a spaceship.
  14. 14. Copyright © 2006 Pearson Education andits licensors. All rights reserved.References

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