English Grammar Lessons
Direct Question - Glossary of Terms
A direct question can be answered (i.e., it is not a statement)
and always ends in a question mark.
Where are my
Did you see
a movement by that hedge?
The sentence below contains an indirect
question. It is a statement (i.e., a declarative sentence) and not a direct question.
whether we believed him about the 10-pound dogfish. (This
is a statement which contains an indirect question.)
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