2 Interrogative sentences 2·1 1.a. Are you home for the holidays? b.

Were you home for the holidays? c. Have you been home for the holidays? 2. a. Does the arsonist burn down the bank? b. Has the arsonist burned down the bank?
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Will you have to spend a lot of time studying? 4. Do you have to spend a lot of time studying? b. a. Will the arsonist burn down the bank? 3. Did you have to spend a lot of time studying? c. Do the workers do the job right? b. a. Did the workers do the job right? 2 .c.

c. a. Could you really predict the outcome of the election? b. Will you really be able to predict the outcome of the election? 3 . Have you really been able to predict the outcome of the election? c. Will the workers do the job right? 5.

Shouldn’t you have been a little more polite to him? 2. Won’t Ms.2·2 Sample answers are provided. Will you have another cup of tea? or Will you have arrived by Friday? 4 . Anderson want to meet the author. 1. Must you play your drums so late at night? 3. too? 4. Does that woman have to smoke so much? 5.

Is the parking attendant able to drive a stick shift ? 7. Have you ever had to study so hard before? 5 . Ought he to have been so mean to her? 9. Will the others join us for dinner tonight? 8.6. Would you take a job in another part of the country? 10.

a. a. Did Tom really spend more than a hundred dollars? b. 1. Did Tom really have to spend more than a hundred dollars? 2. a. Did the scientist finally develop a new method? 6 . Have they been able to arrive in the capital on time? 3.2·3 Sample answers are provided. Have they arrived in the capital on time? b.

Should the children try to remain calm? 5. a. Do the children try to remain calm? b. Do you sometimes consider the danger involved in this? b.b. a. Shouldn’t you sometimes consider the danger involved in this? 7 . Could the scientist finally develop a new method? 4.

Did the judge want to suggest a solution? 8 . Do the second-graders spell accurately? b. Did the judge suggest a solution? b. Can the second-graders spell accurately? 7. a. a. a.6. Will Maria prepare some lunch? b. Will Maria try to prepare some lunch? 8.

Did a plumber fix the leaking pipes? b.9. Will they be able to flee the storm? 10. Was a plumber fixing the leaking pipes? 9 . a. Will they flee the storm? b. a. Does he always pretend nothing is wrong? b. Must he always pretend nothing is wrong? 2·4 1. a.

2. Does time go by very fast? 10 . a. Have the judges been speaking about this for a long time? 4. a. a. Couldn’t you be working on that old car? 3. Have the judges spoken about this for a long time? b. Couldn’t you work on that old car? b.

Kelly wanted to vacation there? 11 .b. a. Was thunder rolling across the foothills? 6. Did thunder roll across the foothills? b. Will you take a series of exams? b. Has Mr. a. a. Is time going by very fast? 5. Will you be taking a series of exams? 7.

a. a. Is he crazy? b. Have the revelers been having a good time at the celebration? 10. Is he being crazy? 9. Have the revelers had a good time at the celebration? b. Kelly been wanting to vacation there? 8. Should I sit nearer to her? 12 .b. Has Mr. a.

What did the attendant close and lock at seven sharp? 2. Whose two puppies got their shots today? 5.b. What isn’t always easy to understand? 4. When do they leave for Puerto Rico? 3. Should I be sitting nearer to her? 2·5 1. From whom did they probably catch the flu? 13 .

6. Where did that big bully throw the ball? 8. 14 . Why do they know about the change in plans? 2·6 Sample answers are provided. Which boy does Andrea have a crush on? 10. When should the girls come home? 9. How do we plan on getting to the match? 7.

Why do you always contradict me? 2. When did you decide to become a physician? 2·7 Sample answers are provided. How do you spell the applicant’s last name? 3. 15 . Which airline flies directly to Frankfurt? 5.1. With whom was the young man arguing? 4.

1. The mayor’s new house is a gigantic mansion. How little were the newborn pups? b. How frequently do you get an oil change? 16 . Each of the pups weighed less than eight ounces. 3. 2. How large is the mayor’s new house? b. a. a. a.

b. a. a. 5. I found the GRE less challenging than I expected. How hot was it in Miami yesterday? b. It was over ninety-five degrees yesterday. How difficult did you find the GRE? b. I get an oil change every four thousand miles. 17 . 4.

7. a. How strong must a person be to become a mountain climber? b.6. A person should be in good condition and have a developed body to become a mountain climber. I travel abroad about two times a year 18 . a. How often do you travel abroad? b.

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