Question Marks

A question mark is used at the end of any sentence that is a question. So, like, in this sentence.

It says:

Where are we?”

This is a question, so there’s a question mark at the end of the sentence.

Question marks are also used in quotations that ask a question.

So, right here, it says:

Is dinner at 6 p.m.?”

So, there’s a question mark at the end of the quotation, because the speaker is asking a question.

Notice though that there’s not a question mark at the end of the sentence. There’s just a period. That’s because the writer of this sentence is not asking a question.

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