Afrikaans Questions

This page provides information about the questions in Afrikaans, also called the interrogative form. This will enable you to ask people about different topics.

How?: hoe?
What?: wat?
Who?: wie?
Why?: hoekom?
Where?: waar?
When?: wanneer?

These are sentences which include the above tools to ask questions. Asking questions is a very good way to learn a language or start a conversation.

What is this called?: Wat noem mens dit?
Why is it expensive?: Hoekom is dit duur?
How would you like to pay?: Hoe will jy betaal?
Can I come?: Kan ek kom?
Do you know her?: Ken jy haar?
How difficult is it?: Hoe moeilik is dit?
Can I help you?: Kan ek jou help?
Can you help me?: Kan jy my help?
Do you speak English?: Praat jy Engels?
How far is this?: Hoe ver is dit?
What time is it?: Hoe laat is dit?
How much is this?: Hoeveel is dit?
What is your name?: Wat is jou naam?
Where do you live?: Waar woon jy?
When can we meet?: Wanneer kan ons ontmoet?
Who is knocking at the door?: Wie klop aan die deur?

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