Site Feedback

Resolved questions
which one is better to use?

which of the following sentences is better to use when asking the meaning of a word, phrase, etc? i want to know which one is more common in speaking?
A) What does ..... mean?
B) What's the meaning of ..... ?

For learning: English
Base language: English
Category: Language

Share:

0 comments

    Please enter between 2 and 2000 characters.

     

    Answers

    Sort by:

     

    Best Answer - Chosen by the Asker
    Both are correct. What's the meaning of ... is a very formal form of asking a question and not used very often.

    You can use the both . they are correct

     

    I think B) is better.

    Both are correct, but "what does...mean" is used more often.

    Submit your answer


    Please enter between 2 and 2000 characters.

    If you copy this answer from another italki answer page, please state the URL of where you got your answer from.