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Interrogative Adverbs

Interrogative adverbs are common in the forming of questions in English.

The function of interrogative adverbs

Interrogative adverbs form an interrogation – a question. They are used to ask why, where, how, and when.


  • Why are you so angry? 
  • How did you complete that assignment so quickly?
  • When does the bus come? 
  • Where are you going out tonight? 
  • How often do you study English? 
  • How much chocolate goes in this recipe?
  • How much does that dictionary cost?
  • How many people are in your team?

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