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That would be a good way to remember the definition of?

I don't know how to make this sentence a question correctly.Should I say like this? That would be a good way to remember the definition of what?

Actually, I saw this sentence somewhere and I don't know if there is another way to ask, or if it's correct.

Imagining a building shaped like a teapot would be a good way to remember the definition of?

closed as unclear what you're asking by StoneyB, FumbleFingers, ColleenV, Varun Nair, M.A.R. ಠ_ಠ Mar 15 '16 at 6:34

Please clarify your specific problem or add additional details to highlight exactly what you need. As it's currently written, it’s hard to tell exactly what you're asking. See the How to Ask page for help clarifying this question. If this question can be reworded to fit the rules in the help center, please edit the question.

  • Your original is missing an object for of. And it's not clear whether you're asking for an effective way to remember something or asking whether a way you've already described is effective. – StoneyB Mar 13 '16 at 14:09
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    "What would be a good way to remember the definition of aldehyde dehydrogenase?" – CowperKettle Mar 13 '16 at 14:10
  • You are asking what? (that's somewhat non-standard phrasing for What are you asking?). – FumbleFingers Mar 13 '16 at 14:41
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If you want to ask a question with a yes/no answer, for example whether the statement above is true, then for sentences with "is", a verb tense modifier (will, have, had) or a modal (would, could, might, must...) you can make a question by simply swapping the subject and the verb, modifier or modal:

That would be a good way ...

becomes

Would that be a good way ...

If you are asking for suggestions about ways to remember something, you would replace the subject with a query pronoun:

What would be a good way ...

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