3

1) Whose are these cattle?

2) Whose cattle are these?

Which structure is correct? If both, then what is the difference in meaning?

2

Either is technically correct, but the second is by far the more common structure and would be the less likely to cause confusion. There is no difference between the meaning of the two questions.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.