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Which is correct:

  1. Please let me know when WILL YOU go.
  2. Please let me know when YOU WILL go.

Also:

  1. I don't know when would he arrive.
  2. I don't know when he would arrive.

Please explain why. Thanks! :)

  • when WILL YOU go is a question. The syntax of preceding Please let me know expects to be followed by something (the thing you want to know, some kind of "noun"). And when YOU WILL go IS a noun phrase. Even native speakers (especially, relaxed or indifferently-educated ones) make this "error", but it's particularly something that non-native speakers are prone to (probably, those who speak specific languages with specific "question grammar" features). – FumbleFingers Aug 16 at 17:43
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"Order of words in an interrogative sentence is as follows:

Verb + subject + ............................?

When will ( Verb ) you ( subject ) come ?..-"

https://www.quora.com/Which-sentence-is-correct-When-will-you-come-or-When-you-will-come

However, If you said it either way, any English speaker would understand you and it would be correct.

Edit: The second one of both personally sounds better to me, however I believe above is the correct way to structure it.

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