Question tags are short questions that are added to statements or imperatives to turn into questions.We use it to confirm information.
Chart showing subject of tag:
|Subjects of statements||Subject of tags||Example|
|I||I||I love singing, don't I?|
|.....and I||We||Shital and I enjoy singing, don't we?|
|You and......||You||You and Anil can do it,|
|singular males||he||Amit is an engineer, isn't he?|
|singular females||she||Sujata is a nurse, isn't she?|
This is my book, isn't it?
Orange juice is tasty, isn't it?
Dog is our favourite animal, isn't it?
Something was missing, wasn't it?
These answers are correct, aren't they?
They bunk classes, don't they?
Somebody calls me up, don't they?
There is my mobile on the desk, isn't there?
|One+ Verb||one|| |
One can do mistakes, can't one?
When we use question tags with imperatives, we usually use won't for invitations and can, can't, will, would to oyhers and will with negative imperatives.