Grammar Patterns

V wh; V with quote

V wh; V with quote

Around eleven, Father Gregory phoned to ask how she was.
'Where have you been all this time?' Bess asked anxiously.
You can use a chart to note when your next injection is due.
I noted in my diary, 'I must say this car really is a little beauty.'
I was thinking how lovely this house is.
Pamela was right, she thought.
  • advise
  • affirm
  • agree
  • announce
  • argue
  • ask
  • confess
  • declare
  • deduce
  • demand
  • estimate
  • explain
  • guess
  • inquire
  • marvel
  • note
  • predict
  • proclaim
  • query
  • recall
  • remark
  • report
  • say
  • speculate
  • state
  • stress
  • suggest
  • think
  • warn
  • wonder
  • For other combinations with the pattern V wh, see V about n and V that above.

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