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Unformatted text preview: Reported questions These questions tell us about questions, but they do not ask them. They are REPORTED QUESTIONS. She wants to know when the course begins. NOT does . . . begin He wants to know where he can smoke. NOT can he smoke Statements with question words Here are some more statements with question words: I can’t remember where I have put them. NOT have I put I’d like to know what you saw there. NOT did you see They haven’t decided where they will go. NOT will they go Exclamation An exclamation shows interest or surprise. They use question words but, again, they are not questions. What a beautiful day it is! NOT is it Look how fast they are going! NOT are they going...
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- Spring '10
- indirect question