‘WH’ question (no auxillary)

‘WH’ question (no auxillary)

Point 67 in the category of CLAUSES/interrogatives is defined as:

questions with a ‘wh-‘ word as subject, without an auxiliary verb.

For example:

Now what happens?


A search on iWeb for:

. Wh* _VV * ?

1 . WHAT WENT WRONG ? 511
2 . WHAT HAPPENS NEXT ? 437
3 . WHAT SAY YOU ? 411
4 . WHAT HAPPENS THEN ? 251
5 . WHAT HAPPENS NOW ? 195
6 . WHAT HAPPENED THERE ? 132
7 . WHAT CAUSES THIS ? 127
8 . WHAT HAPPENED NEXT ? 123
9 . WHAT COMES NEXT ? 118
10 . WHO WANTS THAT ? 104
11 . WHAT INSPIRES YOU ? 82
12 . WHAT GIVES ? ? 82
13 . WHAT HAPPENED HERE ? 82
14 . WHY RISK IT ? 80
15 . WHY STOP THERE ? 73
16 . WHY PAY MORE ? 70
17 . WHO KNOWS WHY ? 64
18 . WHO NEEDS IT ? 59
19 . WHO NEEDS THAT ? 53
20 . WHAT HAPPENED THEN ? 50
21 . WHAT MOTIVATES YOU ? 46
22 . WHAT CAUSES IT ? 46
23 . WHO KNOWS ? ? 45
24 . WHO SAID THAT ? 44
25 . WHY WOULDNT THEY ? 44
26 . WHO KNEW ! ? 43
27 . WHAT HAPPENED ? ? 43
28 . WHAT WENT WELL ? 41
29 . WHY STOP NOW ? 38
30 . WHAT CAUSED IT ? 36
31 . WHY WOULDNT YOU ? 36
32 . WHAT SAY YE ? 35
33 . WHAT CAUSED THIS ? 34
34 . WHO KNEW ? ? 34
35 . WHY CHANGE IT ? 32
36 . WHO NEEDS THEM ? 31
37 . WHAT DRIVES YOU ? 30
38 . WHICH CAME FIRST ? 29
39 . WHY START NOW ? 28
40 . WHO WOULDVE THOUGHT ? 27
41 . WHY FIGHT IT ? 27
42 . WHO SAYS SO ? 26
43 . WHO SAYS THAT ? 25
44 . WHAT CAUSES THAT ? 25

45 . WHAT HAPPENS INSTEAD ? 25 (story title)

46 . WHAT MOTIVATES THEM ? 25
47 . WHY LIMIT YOURSELF ? 25
48 . WHAT THINK YOU ? 24
49 . WHICH COMES FIRST ? 24
50 . WHO GETS IT ? 23

A2 Vocabulary:

happened, happens, instead, so, yourself

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