Intonation for Statements and Questions – #79800

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Intonation for Statements and Questions – #79800

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Important Points to Remember:

  • Statements: the pitch at the end of the sentence rises and then falls
  • Stressed words: they have higher pitch than unstressed words
  • “Yes/No” questions: the pitch rises at the end of the sentence
  • Informational Questions: the pitch rises and then falls at the end of the sentence
  • Tag Questions: the pitch rises and then falls at the end of the sentence (when you know the answer)
  • Tag Questions: the pitch rises at the end of the sentence (when you don’t know the answer)
  • Questions without Question Words: the pitches rises at the end of the sentence

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