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Examples of Rising Intonation?

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In English, rising intonation signifies a question. Examples of rising intonation include questions that can be answered with a simple yes or no. Questions like this could ask if you are cold, if you are hot, and if you are tired. They can also ask if you slept well, if you're leaving now, if someone is at home, if you think someone is handsome, if someone has arrived, if it is warm outside, and more.
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Intonation is the rising and falling of vocal pitch in speech. In English, rising intonation phrase-finally often accompanies questions, or situations where speakers are unsure. Declarative statements have intonation that falls phrase-finally.
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