Tag Question: Isn't It?

English grammar questions, answered by Alan

Moderator: Alan

Gold Member
Posts: 210
Joined: Sun Aug 12, 2007 9:04 am
Location: Singapore

Tag Question: Isn't It?

Post by Brahman » Sat Sep 08, 2018 7:37 am

Dear teachers,

Is the tag question, "isn't it", in the following question correct? I thought it should have been "didn't you?".

That's why you came here for, isn't it?

User avatar
EC Teacher
EC Teacher
Posts: 12953
Joined: Mon Dec 29, 2003 7:56 pm
Status: English Teacher
Location: Japan

Re: Tag Question: Isn't It?

Post by Alan » Fri Sep 14, 2018 1:39 am

Yes, but the sentence should read:

That's why you came here, isn't it?