Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Wh-Question

Wh-Question

A wh-question is a question that contains an interrogative pro-form.

A wh-question is a question that contains an interrogative pro-form.

  • who
  • what
  • when
  • where
  • why
  • how
Page/s: 817, 819
Source: Quirk, Greenbaum, Leech, and Svartvik 1985

Quirk, Randolph, S. Greenbaum, G. Leech, and J. Svartvik. 1985.A comprehensive grammar of the English language. London: Longman.

Page/s: 757
Source: Lyons 1977b

Lyons, John. 1977b.Semantics. Volumes I, II. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press.

Page/s: 110
Source: Elson and Pickett 1988

Elson, Benjamin F., and Velma B. Pickett. 1988.Beginning morphology and syntax. Dallas, TX: Summer Institute of Linguistics.

Page/s: 294, 383
Source: Crystal 1980

Crystal, David. 1980.A first dictionary of linguistics and phonetics. Boulder, CO: Westview.

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