EXERCISE - INTERROGATIVE PRONOUNS

 

Make the questions that produce the answers given below.  Use an interrogative pronoun to replace the word in italics (but if the answer begins with yes/no, no interrogative pronoun will be necessary).  Keep the verb in the same tense as that in the answer.

 

Ex.

  How many legs does a spider have ?

-A spider has eight legs.

1.

                                                    ?

-She is travelling in Mexico now.

2.

                                                    ?

-They will arrive on Thursday.

3.

                                                    ?

-I bought some new socks.

4.

                                                    ?

-John works at IGA.

5.

                                                    ?

-I have lived in Laval for 2 years.

6.

                                                    ?

-There will be about 150 people at the wedding ceremony.

7.

                                                    ?

-He left his job because he had a fight with his boss.

8.

                                                    ?

-Those are Peter's CDs.

9.

                                                    ?

-The car cost only $500.

10.

                                                    ?

-The car was only $500.

11.

                                                    ?

-I see the dentist once every six months.

12.

                                                    ?

-He drives a pink Cadillac.

13.

                                                    ?

-Mozart was 9 years old when he wrote his first symphony.

14.

                                                    ?

-I live on the north side of the street.

15.

                                                    ?

-Don Starkell descended the Amazon by canoe.

16.

                                                    ?

-In total, he travelled  about 12,180 miles.

17.

                                                    ?

-She is David's sister.

18.

                                                    ?

-I lost about $300 at the Casino.

19.

                                                    ?

-We are going to visit our relatives during the Christmas vacation.

20.

                                                    ?

-They were living in Germany before the war.

 

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