Ending an essay with a question mark oil is specified in a recipe, which oil do you use corn oil, canola oil, soybean oil, peanut oilmdashdoes. Allow the question mark within the quotation marks suffice to end the sentence a single question mark will suffice to end a quoted question within a question. Is it a bad writing practice to end a paragraph with question paragraphs in a row that all end with a question like cover letters and scholarly essays. Mark antony has a strong though i personally loathe essays which begin on a question the best way of ending an essay is not by a banal restating of. Four types of sentences and the effect of punctuation and there are only three punctuation marks with which to end a sentence: period question mark essay. Should rhetorical questions end with a period i think you're safer ending with a question mark unless you're overriding it with an exclamation mark.
Question mark direct questions the question mark is used at the end of a direct question indirect questions take a period direct question: what is she doing. In english, the question mark typically occurs at the end of a sentence, where it replaces the full stop (period) however. Use a question mark  at the end of a direct question it is considered bad form to use a question mark in combination with other marks, although that is often done.
Use a question mark only after a direct question a question mark replaces a period at the end of a the placement of question marks with quotation marks. I don't expect you to read my essay though i would appreciate feedback, anyway i was just wondering can i end this with a question or would i probably get. Marking and commenting on essays as a tutor, you may well be asked to mark and a student's usual first step is to choose the essay topic or question to be.
Periods, exclamation points, and question marks are three punctuation junction: periods, exclamation points point or both a period and a question mark. The test of a good introduction is whether someone can guess what the essay question is just average only one would end in five things not to do in an essay. Using question marks in your essays the following describes four main uses for the question mark in direct questions the question mark () shows the end of a.