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Grammar.Making questions. Are these questions written correctly?Check please. a) Ann is learning Italian. (how long/she/learn/Italian?) _How long has she learnt Italian?_ (when/she/begin/learning Italian?) _When did she begin learning Italian?_ b) I know Tom. (how long/you/know/Tom?) _How long do you know Tom?_ or How long have you known Tom? (when/you/first/meet/Tom?) _When did you first meet Tom?_ c) Bob and Alice are married. (how long/they/be/married?) How long have they been married?_ (when/they/get/married?) _When did they get married?_ d) Tom is ill. (how long/he/be/ill?) _How long has he been ill?_ (when/he/become/ill?) _When did he become ill?_ e) Jim has a beard. (how long/he/have/a beard?) How long has he have a beard?_ (when/he/grow/it?) _When did he grow it?_
Oct 29, 2017 5:42 AM
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For A you should say "How long has she been learning Italian?" since she's still learning. For B you should choose "How long have you known Tom?" Otherwise they're all good. Great work!
October 29, 2017
a) Ann is learning Italian. (how long/she/learn/Italian?) _How long has she learnt Italian?_ (This one needs to be HOW LONG HAS SHE BEEN LEARNING? It is an incomplete process and still going on now) (when/she/begin/learning Italian?) _When did she begin learning Italian?_ b) I know Tom. (how long/you/know/Tom?) _How long do you know Tom?(WRONG)_ or How long have you known Tom? (GOOD) (when/you/first/meet/Tom?) _When did you first meet Tom?_ c) Bob and Alice are married. (how long/they/be/married?) How long have they been married?_ (when/they/get/married?) _When did they get married?_ d) Tom is ill. (how long/he/be/ill?) _How long has he been ill?_ (when/he/become/ill?) _When did he become ill?_ e) Jim has a beard. (how long/he/have/a beard?) How long has he have a beard?_ (HAD not HAVE) (when/he/grow/it?) _When did he grow it?_
October 29, 2017
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