A1 Basic UK 7685 Folder Collection
After playing the video, you can click or select the word to look it up in the dictionary.
Loading...
Report Subtitle Errors
Hello again, everyone.
Tom here for BBC Learning English.
Today, I'm going to explain the difference between
what and which in questions.
'What' is used to ask a question which has a lot
of possible answers.
Consider the question:
What do you want to eat for lunch?
Here, there are no choices to limit your reply.
You could choose anything you want.
We use 'which' when we have options to choose from.
So, here we have two choices
– a sandwich and a melon.
So I can say: Which do you want to eat?
The sandwich or the melon?
Now, next time you need to ask a question,
you'll know which word to use.
'What' for anything and 'which' when you have a choice.
    You must  Log in  to get the function.
Tip: Click on the article or the word in the subtitle to get translation quickly!

Loading…

What vs Which : English In A Minute

7685 Folder Collection
Evangeline published on December 4, 2018    Evangeline translated    Evangeline reviewed
More Recommended Videos
  1. 1. Search word

    Select word on the caption to look it up in the dictionary!

  2. 2. Repeat single sentence

    Repeat the same sentence to enhance listening ability

  3. 3. Shortcut

    Shortcut!

  4. 4. Close caption

    Close the English caption

  5. 5. Embed

    Embed the video to your blog

  6. 6. Unfold

    Hide right panel

  1. Listening Quiz

    Listening Quiz!

  1. Click to open your notebook

  1. UrbanDictionary 俚語字典整合查詢。一般字典查詢不到你滿意的解譯,不妨使用「俚語字典」,或許會讓你有滿意的答案喔