Types of QuestionThere are three main types of question:
- Yes/No Questions.
Example: Is it raining? (The answer to a yes/no question will be yes or no .) (Answer to this question: No .)
Example: Why are you bored? (The answer to a "question word" question will be information.) (Answer: I've seen this film before .)
Example: Do you want salsa dip or cheese dip? (The answer to a choice question will be in the question.)
Other Sentence Types
Here are some examples of other sentence types:
Imperative SentenceAn imperative
sentence is a command or a polite request. It ends with an exclamation mark (!) or a full stop / period. For example:
- Get out!
- Please depart when the doors open.
A declarative sentence states a fact or an argument and ends with afull stop () / period (
). For example:
- Lima is the capital of Peru.
- This is ridiculous!
- I love it!