Quel may be followed by est

Quel may be followed by est - est-ce que or inversion to...

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Quel may be followed by  est-ce que  or inversion:  Quelle chemise est-ce que tu préfères?  (Which shirt do you prefer?)  Quelle chemise préfères-tu?  (Which shirt do you prefer?)  In colloquial French,  quel +  a noun may be placed at the end of the phrase to form the question:  Tu  préfères quelle chemise?  (Which shirt do you prefer?)  Quel  may also be preceded by a preposition:  De quelle chemise est-ce que tu parles?  (Which shirt are you talking about?)  De quelle chemise parles-tu?  (Which shirt are you talking about?)  Être  is the only verb that may separate  quel  from its noun:  Quel est ton nom?  (What's your name?)  Quelle est la date?  (What's the date?)  Interrogative adverbs The following interrogative adverbs can be used with 
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Unformatted text preview: est-ce que or inversion to ask questions. comment (how?) combien (how much/many?) quand (when?) o (where?) d'o (from where?) pourquoi (why?) In colloquial spoken French, they are often placed after the verb, as follows: Tu t'appelles comment? (What's your name?) Les invits arrivent quand? (When are the guests arriving?) With combien, comment, o, d'o , and quand (but not with pourquoi ), a question may be formed by inverting a noun subject with a verb that has no object: O habite cette famille? (Where does that family live?) Combien cote ce CD? (How much does this CD cost?)...
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This note was uploaded on 11/08/2011 for the course FR 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Texas State.

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