Verb BE: Forming Yes / No Questions
Verb BE: Forming Answers for Yes / No Questions
| NEGATIVE |
|I||Yes, I am.||No, I am not.||No, I’m not.|
|YOU||Yes, you are.||No, you are not.||No, you’re not.|
No, you aren’t.
|HE||Yes, he is.||No, he is not.||No, he’s not.|
No, he isn’t.
|SHE||Yes, she is.||No, she is not.||No, she’s not.|
No, she isn’t.
|IT||Yes, it is.||No, it is not.||No, it’s not.|
No, it isn’t.
|THEY||Yes, they are.||No, they are not.||No, they’re not.|
No, they aren’t.
|WE||Yes, we are.||No, we are not.||No, we’re not.|
No, we aren’t.
*note: There is only one contraction for I am not. (i.e., I’m not.)
See also: Using the Verb BE in English
See also: ITS or IT’s
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