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Word order of indirect question #1 (permalink) Fri Jan 28, 2005 9:18 am   Word order of indirect question
 

Test No. incompl/elem-19 "Late Again", question 1

Do you know ......... time it is?

(a) which
(b) when
(c) what
(d) how

Test No. incompl/elem-19 "Late Again", answer 1

Do you know what time it is?

Correct answer: (c) what
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I wonder which of these questions are correct grammatically 'Do you know .... time it is?' or
'Do you know .... time is it?'
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What time itis #2 (permalink) Fri Jan 28, 2005 9:26 am   What time itis
 

The question part of this sentence is Do you know and what follows is an indirect question what time it is and that explains the word order.
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Word order of indirect question #3 (permalink) Mon Nov 23, 2009 15:25 pm   Word order of indirect question
 

Great! This is the first correct answer that I get today. :oops:
(If my grammar is wrong, please correct me. Thanks.)
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