I am writing a question for a quiz. I need some advice on what the "right" way to word the question.

The question follows a short passage in a foreign language. The question is asking about the color of the speaker's father's car.

As I have it written, the question reads: "What color is the speaker's father's car?"

Is there a more concise way to ask the question?

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    The question is fine as it stands. Besides, deciphering the question can be part of the fun of the quiz. :) – Lawrence Apr 30 '16 at 14:08
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    Less concise, but I think easier to parse: "The speaker's father owns a car. What colour is it?" – AdamV Apr 30 '16 at 14:48
  • Speaker's Father's car. What color? Although arguably the 'what' could be dropped. – JonMark Perry May 30 '16 at 14:29

What color is the car of the speaker's father? But if the passage talks of two cars owned by the speaker and his father, I think your original question would be better.

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