Some questions can’t possibly have an answer

What’s it called when a question doesn’t have an answer?

Rhetorical questions are questions that do not expect an answer. A rhetorical question is a question asked to make a point, rather than get an answer. If you have ever been late, someone might say: ‘What time do you call this? ‘ This person doesn’t want an answer to the question.

What questions in life Cannot be answered?

23 Questions In Life You Just Cannot Answer

  • How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you are?
  • Should you do the right things or should you do things right? …
  • Are eyebrows facial hair? …
  • At a movie theater, which arm rest is yours?

What questions are not answered yes or no?

Open-ended questions are questions that cannot be answered with a simple ‘yes’ or ‘no’, and instead require the respondent to elaborate on their points. Open-ended questions help you see things from a customer’s perspective as you get feedback in their own words instead of stock answers.

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Can Because be an answer?

When I began teaching I found myself trotting out the tried and tested “Because isn’t an answer” statement frequently. Now I’m older and wiser I’ve decided “Because” is a actually great answer. It just needs a ‘follow up friend’. It needs some clarification support.

What is an unanswerable question called?

Conundrum. A confusing and difficult problem or question.

What is the toughest question?

The questions only get harder from there.
Consider the following:

  • Is the economy doing well?
  • Does your family really love you?
  • Why is there hatred in the world?
  • Is the Mona Lisa beautiful?
  • What is the purpose of life?
  • Who is the best football player ever?
  • Are you having a good day?
  • Does this dress make me look fat?

Do we put comma after Because?

Because is a subordinating conjunction, which means that it connects a subordinate clause to an independent clause; good style dictates that there should be no comma between these two clauses. An exception can and should be made when the lack of a comma would cause ambiguity.

Can I start a sentence with but?

The short answer is yes; there is nothing grammatically wrong with starting a sentence with a conjunction like but, and, or or.

Is it OK to start sentence with because?

To answer your question: Yes, you can start a sentence with “because.” However, to be a complete sentence, it must express a complete thought. Here are some examples of complete sentences beginning with “because”: Because I was happy, I smiled. Because of the severe storm, my internet went down.

Where do you put semicolons?

Use a semicolon to join two related independent clauses in place of a comma and a coordinating conjunction (and, but, or, nor, for, so, yet). Make sure when you use the semicolon that the connection between the two independent clauses is clear without the coordinating conjunction.

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What are subordinating conjunctions?

Subordinating conjunctions are conjunctions that are used at the beginning of subordinate clauses. Some examples of these conjunctions are; although, after, before, because, how, if, once, since, so that, until, unless, when etc.

How do you use because three times in a sentence?

you cannot write a sentence containing because three times because because is a conjunction.

What are examples of conjunctions?

A conjunction is a word that joins words, phrases, clauses, or sentences. e.g., but, and, because, although, yet, since, unless, or, nor, while, where, etc. Examples.

How do we use since?

Since and tenses

When since introduces an action or event at a point of time in the past, we can use the past simple or present perfect after since and the present perfect in the main clause: They haven’t received any junk mail since they moved house. They haven’t received any junk mail since they’ve moved house.