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Question mark (?)
A question mark is used to indicate the end of a question:
Have you seen the film yet?
Note that you don’t use a question mark at the end of a question in reported speech:
He asked if I had seen the film yet.
I’m about to get started on the new project, which is apparently quite straightforward (?).
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