Question words

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Question words

These are the main question words in German. The question words begin with a W.

-Welche Sprachen sprichst du? -Englisch, Französisch und natürlich Deutsch.

-Which languages do you speak? -English, French and German, obviously.

-Wo wohnst du? -In Berlin.

-Where do you live? -In Berlin.

-Woher kommst du? -Aus der Schweiz.

-Where are you from? -From Switzerland.

-Wie alt bist du? -Ich bin 106 Jahre alt.

-How old are you? -I’m 106 years old.

-Wie heißt du? -Betty.

-What’s your name? -Betty.

-Was sind deine Hobbys? -Lesen und Katzen streicheln.

-What are your hobbies? -Reading and stroking cats.

-Wann ist dein Geburtstag? -Am 3.12.1913.

-When were you born? -On 3 December 1913.

-Warum magst du deinen Beruf? -Weil mein Hotel super ist.

-Why do you like your job? -Because my hotel is fantastic.

-Wie viele Katzen gibt es im Brandenbutt Hotel? -Es gibt 150 Katzen im Hotel.

-How many cats are there at the Brandenbutt Hotel? -There are 150 cats at the hotel.

-Wer erbt das Hotel? -Anna erbt das Hotel.

-Who will inherit the hotel? -Anna’s going to inherit the hotel.

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