question mark

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a punctuation mark (?) placed at the end of a sentence to indicate a question

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needs the question mark to be understood; and in Syriac, zawga elaya marks just these otherwise ambiguous expressions.
Coakley's discovery that the zagwa elaya may in fact is a question mark identifies Syriac as the first language to use punctuation as a grammatical indicator of a question.
The question mark seeks to unhinge infallibility as a teacher and the guilt that ensues when one's own expectations are unmet.
When the ECHO revealed plans for the question mark, biennial director Lewis Biggs said: "A lot of people simply do not want it to come anywhere near this city.
Question Mark contains his personal web log about what he has been involved in each day, questions and comments made by council workers alongside his replies and a discussion forum where staff can post comments and discuss ideas and issues around topics he has set.
The arches are associated with unhealthy food and of course by putting that question mark in there, this is a desperate attempt to persuade people to see the McDonald's products as a healthy option.
Transgender persons are a medical question mark because the effects of long term adult hormone use remain largely unknown, Cook-Daniels said.
The question mark does indicate that there are some doubts whether the death of many thousands and the continued suffering of a still larger number should be considered to have a silver lining.
A really self-confident operation wouldn't have put that question mark after 'Laboratory'.
The very term Anti-Happening (written on the first textcard, from 1965) is typical of Koller's skepticism, which is symbolized by the question mark, one of his early emblems, presented on a flag above a deserted swimming pool in 1969 or formed by Koller and a group of kids on a hill in 1978 (Universal Futurological Question Mark [U.
He not only provides the question mark of how to be a leader and manager but he also presents an outline on how to successfully manage a law enforcement agency by using common sense, along with the known policies and procedures.
It's a question that plagues any small player in the mobile arena in Japan, but if you're a foreign company that question mark may be followed by an exclamation point.
So I do come into this with a bias of my own, but I do understand that, absent scientific proof, there has to be a question mark at the end.
The corps' pretty pastel-pink and silver brocades and Odette's snowy white feathers gave Swan Lake's first act an elegant candy coating, while Rothbart's venomous green and soot-black cape was the perfect foil for Odile's saucy headdress, its feather cocked to one side like a question mark as Mashkina whipped out her fouettes, each flick of the leg as sharp, swift and sure of Siegfried, with a glower worthy of Cruella de Vil.
Tests are administered using Question Mark for Windows software in the learning lab.
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