how to form yes/no questions with the be verb
To form a question with be, we move be to the front of the sentence (before the subject). The sentence order for a 'Be' yes/no question looks like this:
Form of Be subject adjective/object?
- Is he friendly?
- Are you a doctor?
|Form of Be||Person|
how to answer be Verb yes/no questions
We do not contract be for affirmative short answers.
✓ Yes, I am.
✗ Yes, I'm.