- A question mark is placed at the end of a sentence to ask a question.
EXAMPLE: Did you see the movie entitled "The three legged man?"
- A full stop/period or comma is not used after a question.
NOT: "Do you understand what I have been saying?", Jennifer asked me.
- A question mark is used after a question that ends with an abbreviation.
- When a question is being reported and not directly asked, a period, not a question mark, is used.
EXAMPLE: She asked what I was looking at. (indirect question with no question mark)