English Grammar Information Questions
Learn English Information Questions Grammar

Grammar Level 1- Lesson Fifteen

In this grammar lesson, you learn about Information Questions in English and how to use it in your English conversation and writing. Just follow examples and write them down a few times to learn them very well. After finishing this lesson, you should work on its quiz.

Grammar Recap

In our previous lesson, we covered the The Past Tense If you just landed on this page, we suggest that you complete our previous lesson including its quizzes before continuing on this lesson.

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Information Questions

Question Words…

…used for this information.
a person

a thing / fact

a location / place

time / day / year / month


method / quality

Questions using question words follow two basic patterns:

Question Word + Verb + Subject
QW + V + S

Who is he?


Question Word + Verb + Subject + Verb
QW + V + S + V

Where do they live?

Who am I?

You’re a doctor.

Where are you?

I’m in the room.

What does he have?

He has some bread.

Where is she?

She’s at the beach.

Why is the dog drinking water?

It’s thirsty.

When do we have class?

We have class in the morning.

How are they drinking their milkshake?

They’re drinking it with a straw.

What do they have?

They have books.

1. ____________ are you? (location / place)
2. ____________ are those people? (people)
3. ____________ is the time? (fact / truth / information)
4. ____________ is he upset? (reason)
5. ____________ is the party? (date / time)
6. ____________ is the weather today? (quality)
7. ____________ coffee is there? (amount)
8. ____________ oranges are on the table? (amount)

(Answers: 1. Where; 2. Who; 3. What; 4. Why; 5. When; 6. How; 7. How much; 8. How many)

Quiz for Information Questions

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