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  1. QUESTION FORMATION WH Questions ???

  2. WH Questions Who What Where Why When How Which Person Things Place Reason Time Process Choose

  3. 1) Sentences with helping verbs. -You must invert the subject and the helping verb following the ‘wh’ word.Sammyisgoing to Florida.SubjectHelping VerbMain Verb Where?WhereisSammy going?

  4. We do You do They do ‘Do’ Markers-Present Tense I do You do He/She does It

  5. ‘Do’ Markers-Past tense I did You did He/She did It We did You did They did

  6. 2) Sentences without auxiliary verbs. -Change the main verb to its Base form. -Sentences without an auxiliary verb need to have a form of the verb “do” inserted. -Place the wh word in the initial position The man broke the window. Whatdidthe manbreak

  7. 3)The subject is unknown -when the subject of the sentence is not known, there is no inversion. -Just add the wh word to take the place of the unknown subject ?isfeeling sick. Whoisfeeling sick? helping verbMain verb

  8. Examples…

  9. Jenny went to the store. no helping verb Who: People Rule? There is no change b/c… -there is no helping verb! Who went to the store? (Jenny)

  10. Mattis going to the mall tonight. When: Time Rule? We must invert thesubjectand thehelping verb. Why? B/c there is a helping verb in the sentence. WhenisMatt going to the mall? (tonight)

  11. Bob broughtcookies to school. What: Thing Rule? Change the verb to the present tense. Needs ‘do’ support Whatdid Bob bring to school? (cookies)

  12. Remember!!!! - Sentences with helping verbs. Invert the subject and helping verb -Sentences without helping verbs. Needs ‘do’ support Change verb to its present form -Unknown Subject? Leave them alone!!