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Tag questions are questions with tags. A question tag is a kind of yes/no question which added to a statement. The statement may be positive or negative. If the statement is positive, the tag is usually negative and vice versa.
Examples: � The Present Simple Tense: Peter works hard, doesn‘t he? Jane doesn‘t go to the shop, does she? � The Past Simple Tense: Your sister went to London, didn‘t she? He didn‘t go to London, did he? � The Future Simple Tense: They will find tickets tomorrow, won‘t they? He won‘t go with us, will he?
�I am in Australia, …? �He is a lawyer, …? �They are our friends, …? �She is kind and sensitive, …? �We are looking the film, …? �He is going to see in the window, …? �They are going to travel, …? �I am going to buy a car, …?
�I learn a lot of subjects, …? �We go to the circus every month, …? �They usually meet her there, …? �She often do this exercise, …? �He always help his mother, …?
�We found a new book last week, …? �He lost his job last month, …? �She didn´t go to Moscow 2 years ago, …? �They visited her yesterday, …? �I worked in the office last night, …? � He didn´t correct a lot of mistakes, …? � You saw new play yesterday, …?
�I will see it, …? �They will meet us, …? �You will help me, …? �She won´t look at us, …? �He won´t keep this thing, …?
Ex. 1. Make the tag questions to the following sentences: �I know how to develop my skills, …. ? � He won’t write any notes in textbooks, …? � She met him this morning, …? � I got up early today, …? � I see a ship in the distant, …? � We will stay here until he returns, …? � She goes to the gym every day, …?