Thursday, January 24, 2013

Short answers exercise

January 24, 2013

Short answers are normally constructed with subject and auxiliary verb. Other words in the question are usually omitted in short answers. In affirmative short answers, we use stressed, non-contracted forms. ‘Are you happy?’ ‘Yes, I am.’ (NOT Yes, I’m.) In negative short answers, we usually use contracted forms. Examples are given below: were not – […]

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