So I know there are many uses of か, but the one I want to focus on is using a question word with か. For example:



For these two sentences, the か inbetween the two words acts as a connector and replaces the particle. However, I was wondering what to do if this か is at the end of a sentence. For reference, I am trying to write the following:

The contents of the reading are about how baseball entered Japan.

What I am unsure of is how to end this sentence is both plain and polite ways, i.e.




or something else.


An embedded question using か forms a noun. You can say 何を食べるか知っていますか, although this を is usually omitted. Likewise, you can attach だ/です to an embedded question, too. People often insert a comma between か and だ/です.

This article is about how baseball entered Japan.

This is an article about how baseball entered Japan.

What is important is whether or not it will rain tomorrow.

I'm paying attention to what will happen to the stock price.

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