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Ways of adding emphasis to questions - synonyms or related words

whatever

adverb

spoken

used for emphasizing ‘what’ in a question to show that you are surprised, interested, upset, or annoyed

whenever

adverb

spoken

used for emphasizing ‘when’ in a question to show that you are surprised, upset, or annoyed

whoever

pronoun

spoken

used for emphasizing ‘who’ in a question to show that you are surprised or shocked, or that you think something is unlikely

however

adverb

spoken

used instead of ‘how’ in questions for emphasizing that you think something is surprising

wherever

adverb

used for emphasizing ‘where’ in a question to show that you are surprised, interested, upset, or annoyed

(in) the least

used for emphasizing a negative statement or question

in the world

used for adding emphasis to a question, especially because you are surprised or angry

at all

used for emphasis when you are saying or asking whether something is even slightly true, especially after words such as ‘any’, ‘anything’, ‘anyone’, or ‘nothing’

who/why/what etc ever?

used for emphasizing a question, especially when you are surprised or upset

on earth

spoken

used for adding emphasis to questions

rat tail

a type of hairstyle which has a long, thin strip of hair growing down the back of the neck

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