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Question tags rules :

As a result of which the assistant & not or just supporting + the form of the pronoun

• If the line is a positive statement, the QT can be from a negative question.

• If the line is a negative statement, then the QT becomes a positive question.

• Make a negative by making a non-negative endorsement with a supporting verb.

• The short form of not with the helpers will be as follows:

Question Tag formula :

1.is = isn’t
2.are = aren’t
3.was = wasn’t
4.were = weren’t
5.have = haven’t
6.has = hasn’t
7.had = hadn’t
8.do = don’t
9.does = doesn’t
10.did = didn’t
11.can = can’t
12.could = couldn’t
13.may = mayn’t
14.might = mightn’t
15.should = shouldn’t
16.would = wouldn’t
17.must = mustn’t
18.am = aren’t / ain’t
19.shall = shan’t
20.will = won’t


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Question Tag Examples :

( 21.is = isn’t / isn’t )
1)Hetal is beautiful.
2)My wife is cooking.
3)Dhiren’s daughter is going.
Ans: isn’t she?

4)She is not present.
5)This actress is never late.
6)Reena isn’t teaching now.
Ans: is she?

(Hetal-wife-daughter-she-actress-Reena = she pronoun)
( 22.are = aren’t / aren’t )
7)Boys are on the play ground.
8)Divya and Dinesh are quarrelling.
9)His books are costly.
10)Animals are treated as animals.
Ans: aren’t they?

11)They are not my friends.
12)Clouds aren’t near now.
13)Gods are not cruel.
Ans: are they?

(Boys-Divya & Dinesh-Books-They-Clouds-Gods = They pronoun)
14)We are poor, aren’t we?
15)We are not studying history now, are we?
(We = We pronoun)

16)You are my brother/brothers, aren’t you?
17)You are not in time, are you?
(You = You pronoun)
23.am = aren’t / ain’t – am not = am
18)I am not asking anything now, am I?
19)I am helped by my friends, aren’t I or ain’t I?
(I=I pronoun)

41.  was = wasn’t/wasn’t=was
20)  I was absent, wasn’t I?
21)  She was on the ground, wasn’t she?
22)  He was asking something, wasn’t he?
23)  Your father was on bike, wasn’t he?
24)  His wife was quarrelsome, wasn’t she?
25)  Our sir was not present, was he?
26)  Your son was not invited, was he?
27)  Test was very easy, wasn’t it?
28)  It was not your fault, was it?

42.  were = weren’t / were not = were
29)  We were not informed in advance, were we?
30)  They were on time, weren’t they?
31)  You were very naughty, weren’t you?
32)  Girls were playing raas, weren’t they?
33)  Monkeys were jumping on the tree, weren’t they?
34)  Vegetables were stale, weren’t they?

43.  have = haven’t / have not = have
(only Perfect Present & Present Perfect Continuous Tense)
35)  I have bought a new car just now, haven’t I?
36)  We have been punished, haven’t we?
37)  You have asked so many questions, haven’t you?
38)  Students haven’t finished a paper yet, have they?
39)  Birds have been finding their nests since morning, haven’t they?
40)  Your papers have been checked, haven’t they?
41)  Girls have never come late, have they?

44.  has = hasn’t / has not = has
(only Perfect Present & Present Perfect Continuous Tense)
42)  Kishan has started a new batch just now, hasn’t he?
43)  Angel English Academy has been in Jasdan since 1998, hasn’t it?
44)  Our team has won, hasn’t it?
45)  Their grandmother has died recently, hasn’t she?
46)  She has not cooked anything today, has she?
47)  Sir has not punished us, has he?

45.  had = hadn’t / had not = had
(only Perfect Past & Past Perfect Continuous Tense)
48)  They had been running for 5 hours then, hadn’t they?
49)  I had been told to wait, hadn’t I?
50)  We had not participated, had we?

46.  Simple Present-હકાર = don’t or doesn’t
Simple Present-નકાર = do or does
51)  I come in time daily, don’t I?
52)  We always respect the elders, don’t we?
53)  You never keep promises, do you?
54)  The sun doesn’t arise in the west, does it?
55)  Children like chocolates, don’t they?
જો have અને has પછી ક્રિયાપદ ન હોય તો આ સાદો વર્તમાન કાળ સમજીને નિયમ મુજબ do/does થી QT બનશે.have/has-સાદાકાળ માં = don’t or doesn’t
56)  I have a car, don’t I?
57)  You have no time, do you?
58)  She has many friends, doesn’t she?
59)  Our sir has spectacles, doesn’t he?
60)   They have much work today, don’t they?

47.  Simple Past-હકાર = didn’t
Simple Past-નકાર = did
61)  I taught a new topic before sometimes, didn’t I?
62)  You saw there many tall trees, didn’t you?
63)  We didn’t pay fees, did we?
64)  Students did home work in time, didn’t they?
65)  This dog ate nothing, did it?
જો had પછી ક્રિયાપદ ન હોય તો આ સાદો ભૂતકાળ સમજીને નિયમ મુજબ did થી QT બનશે.
Had-સાદાકાળ માં = didn’t
66)  Ravan had 10 heads, didn’t he?
67)  We had holiday yesterday, didn’t we?
68)  They had free lecture, didn’t they?

41.  was = wasn’t/wasn’t=was
20)  I was absent, wasn’t I?
21)  She was on the ground, wasn’t she?
22)  He was asking something, wasn’t he?
23)  Your father was on bike, wasn’t he?
24)  His wife was quarrelsome, wasn’t she?
25)  Our sir was not present, was he?
26)  Your son was not invited, was he?
27)  Test was very easy, wasn’t it?
28)  It was not your fault, was it?

42.  were = weren’t / were not = were
29)  We were not informed in advance, were we?
30)  They were on time, weren’t they?
31)  You were very naughty, weren’t you?
32)  Girls were playing raas, weren’t they?
33)  Monkeys were jumping on the tree, weren’t they?
34)  Vegetables were stale, weren’t they?

43.  have = haven’t / have not = have
(only Perfect Present & Present Perfect Continuous Tense)
35)  I have bought a new car just now, haven’t I?
36)  We have been punished, haven’t we?
37)  You have asked so many questions, haven’t you?
38)  Students haven’t finished a paper yet, have they?
39)  Birds have been finding their nests since morning, haven’t they?
40)  Your papers have been checked, haven’t they?
41)  Girls have never come late, have they?

( 44.  has = hasn’t / has not = has )
(only Perfect Present & Present Perfect Continuous Tense)
42)  Kishan has started a new batch just now, hasn’t he?
43)  Angel English Academy has been in Jasdan since 1998, hasn’t it?
44)  Our team has won, hasn’t it?
45)  Their grandmother has died recently, hasn’t she?
46)  She has not cooked anything today, has she?
47)  Sir has not punished us, has he?

( 45.  had = hadn’t / had not = had )
(only Perfect Past & Past Perfect Continuous Tense)
48)  They had been running for 5 hours then, hadn’t they?
49)  I had been told to wait, hadn’t I?
50)  We had not participated, had we?

( 46.  Simple Present-હકાર = don’t or doesn’t )
Simple Present-નકાર = do or does
51)  I come in time daily, don’t I?
52)  We always respect the elders, don’t we?
53)  You never keep promises, do you?
54)  The sun doesn’t arise in the west, does it?
55)  Children like chocolates, don’t they?

જો have અને has પછી ક્રિયાપદ ન હોય તો આ સાદો વર્તમાન કાળ સમજીને નિયમ મુજબ do/does થી QT બનશે.have/has-સાદાકાળ માં = don’t or doesn’t

56)  I have a car, don’t I?
57)  You have no time, do you?
58)  She has many friends, doesn’t she?
59)  Our sir has spectacles, doesn’t he?
60)   They have much work today, don’t they?

47.  Simple Past-હકાર = didn’t
Simple Past-નકાર = did
61)  I taught a new topic before sometimes, didn’t I?
62)  You saw there many tall trees, didn’t you?
63)  We didn’t pay fees, did we?
64)  Students did home work in time, didn’t they?
65)  This dog ate nothing, did it?

જો had પછી ક્રિયાપદ ન હોય તો આ સાદો ભૂતકાળ સમજીને નિયમ મુજબ did થી QT બનશે.
Had-સાદાકાળ માં = didn’t

66)  Ravan had 10 heads, didn’t he?
67)  We had holiday yesterday, didn’t we?
68)  They had free lecture, didn’t they?