Business-minded Johnny is busy as always, while Harry has an important question in mind. What is it? Written by Chris Rose.


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Task 2

We use tag questions to confirm our understanding of something. Look at these sentences.

So everyone knows now, do they?
He isn’t going to ask her now, is he?
She will say yes, won’t she?


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