Greek Questions

Greek Questions

If you're trying to learn Greek Questions you will find some useful resources including a course about Questions and interrogative expressions... to help you with your Greek grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Greek. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!

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Greek Questions

Learning the Greek Questions is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you practice the subject, the closer you get to mastering the Greek language. But first we need to know what the role of Questions is in the structure of the grammar in Greek.

Greek questions may be either a linguistic expression used to make a request for information, or else the request itself made by such an expression. Usually it starts with why, how, where, when ... Here are some examples:

English QuestionsGreek Questions
QuestionsErwthseis - Ερωτήσεις
how?pws; - πώς;
what?ti; - τι;
who?poios; - ποιος;
why?giati; - γιατί;
where?poy; - πού;

As you can see from the example above, the structure of the Questions in Greek has a logical pattern. Locate the Questions above and see how it works with the rest of the sentence in Greek.

List of Questions in Greek

Below is a list of the Questions and interrogative expressions in Greek placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Greek vocabulary.

English QuestionsGreek Questions
where is he?Poy einai; - Πού είναι;
what is this?ti einai afto; - τι είναι αυτό;
why are you sad?giati eisai lyphmenh; - γιατί είσαι λυπημένη;
how do you want to pay?Pws thelete na plhrwsete; - Πώς θέλετε να πληρώσετε;
can I come?borw na erthw; - μπορώ να έρθω;
is he sleeping?Koimatai aftos - Κοιμάται αυτός
do you know me?eseis me kserete; - εσείς με ξέρετε;
do you have my book?exete to vivlio mou; - έχετε το βιβλίο μου;
how big is it?poso megalo einai; - πόσο μεγάλο είναι;
can I help you?borw na sas vohthhsw; - μπορώ να σας βοηθήσω;
can you help me?mporeite na me vohthhsete; - μπορείτε να με βοηθήσετε;
do you speak English?milate Agglika; - μιλάτε Αγγλικά;
how far is this?poso makria einai afto; - πόσο μακριά είναι αυτό;
what time is it?Ti wra einai; - Τι ώρα είναι;
how much is this?poso einai afto; - πόσο είναι αυτό;
what is your name?pws einai to onoma sou - πώς ειναι το ονομα σου
where do you live?poy zeite; - πού ζείτε;

Questions and interrogative expressions have a very important role in Greek, therefore they need very special attention. Once you're done with Greek Questions, you might want to check the rest of our Greek lessons here: Learn Greek. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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