In one of the previous lessons we have already covered the Russian interrogative pronoun ЧЕЙ (whose?). Today we will look at it in more details and learn how to use it in different cases.
Questions in Russian
As you already know from one of the previous lessons, the pronoun какой means ‘what’ or ‘which’. To be able to construct questions with it, you should know how to decline it.
We’ve already covered Russian personal, demonstrative, and possessive pronouns, as well as reflexive pronoun себя, reflexive possessive pronoun свой, and emphatic definite pronoun сам. So you already know quite a bit about the Russian pronouns, but… not everything yet.
Since we have already learned Russian numbers, it’s a good time to learn how to ask ‘How many?’ or ‘How much?’ in Russian and practice use of this type of questions.
In the previous lesson we have learned to ask questions in Russian by changing the intonation in speaking and adding a question mark in writing. But often it is not enough, sometimes to ask a question you need to use the interrogative pronouns like “who?”, “what?”, “where?” and so on. We will be covering all types of pronouns in detail later, today let’s just learn a few more simple ways to ask questions.
In the previous lesson, we have learned how to compose the negative sentences. Today we will learn how to ask questions in Russian.