Question tags rules, examples

Question tags with auxiliary verb

Example question tag: main clause positive - question tag negative

Main clause positive Main clause negative

Your car is old,
Sue's story is good,
Our bags are in the hall,
The pupils are interested,

isn't it?
isn't it?
aren't they?
aren't they?


Example question tags : main clause negative - question tag positive

Main clause negative - question tag positive

Main clause negative Question tag positive

My book isn't as big as yours,
Sue´s story isn't good,
Our bags aren't in the hall,
The pupils aren't interested,

is it?
is it?
are they?
are they?


Sentences without auxiliary verb

Main clause Question tag

He eats bread, (positive)
You don’t see it, (negative)

doesn’t he?
do you?


Sentences with modal verb

Main clause Question tag

They could see me, (positive)
He won’t buy it, (negative)

couldn’t they?
will he?

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