In this course we will talk about something called “wh questions”. We will study the question words: Who, what, where and when. These words are used in the beginning of sentences to express an interrogative situation.
What is used to ask about a thing or an action. Examples:
-What is this?
-What are you doing?
-What time is it?
-What the weather looks like?
Who is used to ask about a person. Examples:
-Who is this man?
-Who wants to go to school?
Where is used to ask about a place. Examples:
-Where are you going?
-Where is my book?
When is used to ask about the time. Examples:
-When will you visit London?
-When that happened?
Why is used to ask about the reason of something. Examples:
-Why are you going to school?
-Why do you cry?