tag question

tag question (plural tag questions)

  1. (grammar) A question inviting the listener to indicate agreement, formed by adding a “tag” word or expression to a statement. For example “You love me, don’t you?”.
  • French: question-tag, question tag
  • German: Refrainfrage, Nachziehfrage
  • Italian: question tag, tag question
  • Russian: раздели́тельный вопро́с

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