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Allen and Greenough/ New Latin Grammar

Forms of Interrogation

331. Questions in Latin are introduced by special interrogative words, and are not distinguished by the order of words, as in English. 1

Note— The form of Indirect Questions (in English introduced by whether, or by an interrogative pronoun or adverb) is in Latin the same as that of Direct; the difference being only in the verb, which in indirect questions is regularly in the Subjunctive (§ 574).

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For a list of Interrogative Particles, see § 217 . d.