Grammar Book Chapter 13 Part 1

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Wh- QuestionsChapter 13, Part 1 : 

Wh- QuestionsChapter 13, Part 1 ENGLISH 5050: English Syntax and Morphology Robert F. van Trieste, Ph.D. All quotations, unless otherwise noted, are from chapter 13 of The Grammar Book, 2nd edition.

Wh- Questions : 

Wh- Questions Called wh-questions because most use a wh-question word. sometimes called interrogative words or wh-words Request a missing piece of information Can be a constituent (phrase structure) or part of a constituent . X lost his keys. Who lost his keys? The X boy lost his keys. Which boy lost his keys? The wh-word used depends on the missing element. who(m), what, whose, when, where, why, which, how, how much/many/old/often/etc.

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Subject wh-questions

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