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SENTENCE : Surely she is going to stop crying (. . .).It seems she will keep on crying.
QUESTION : Which question mark is correct for the sentence above ?.and why?
(A) (?). (B) (!). (C) (:). (D) (.). (E) ( ").
Last edited by 5jj; 20-Sep-2011 at 07:13. Reason: typo
you mean : quotation marks
Look here for information on punctuation marks.
It was the form of the contradiction that might appear aggressive. It is often more tactful to phrase such things in the form of a question, "Do you mean 'quotation marks'?"
Not only is this more tactful if the person addressed has made a mistake, , but it saves yourself from embarrassment if the person addressed has not made a mistake.