P. asked: Shouldn't there be a question-mark in the question statement ?

AurélieKwiziq team member

P. asked: Shouldn't there be a question-mark in the question statement ?

Asked 3 years ago
AurélieKwiziq team member

Bonjour P. !

Thanks for your useful question, that will also help other users with these specific questions.

Here we chose not to put any punctuation mark at the end of the statement not to give it away too easily.

​However, the specific order of the words can only be used in a question.

​You also probably noticed that all three answers HAVE punctuation marks, but this question is specifically about the word ordering.

I hope that's helpful!
À bientôt !

JenniferB2Kwiziq community member
I also found this confusing. I chose the wrong answer (“do the dishes”)  because I assumed that without a question mark it couldn’t be a question. I understand your explanation but fact that we haven’t covered the imperative yet led me to make the wrong choice because I knew the other two options were wrong.
BethC1Kwiziq community member

the examples in the lesson all have question marks

test should follow that example regardless of "ease"

MigA0Kwiziq community member

I agree, there should be a question mark here or the question in invalid. 

RobertC1Kwiziq community member

I agree with the others . There should be a question mark or it is reasonable to assume that it should be imperative!

SarahB2Kwiziq community member

I agree, this was confusing, as the sentence would always have a question mark. 

P. asked: Shouldn't there be a question-mark in the question statement ?

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