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    #1

    Why is there a full stop at the end of the question?

    "Can I have a cash advance?".

    The above sentence is from a local newspaper.

    Why is there a full stop at the end of the question?

    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: Why is there a full stop at the end of the question?

    There shouldn't be one.

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