Fun Easy English Classroom November 15


Learn about
question marks
Question Marks

Today you are going to learn about question marks an important part of English grammar.
Hey if you cannot understand something on this page,
then use the Fun Easy English dictionary (opens in a new window)
Quick Links
Months Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec November
Dates 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30    
Grammar: Question Marks

Definition of a question mark.
  • A question mark looks like this:


  • A question mark is like a period but is used in interrogative sentences
  • A question mark is also known as an interrogation point, interrogation mark, question point, query, or eroteme
Question Mark Examples
  • Where did you get that hat? 
Fun Easy English Grammar Lessons
From YOUR Teacher: Question Marks

Question marks are used throughout writing in English.
Test: Grammar Question Marks

Study the information above. For the test questions below choose the sentence in which a question mark is required.
1.  Which sentence requires a question mark?

     a.  Did you eat lunch today.
     b.  You ate lunch today.
2.  Which sentence requires a question mark?

     a.  You seem to be feeling better now.
     b.  Are you feeling better now.
3.  Which sentence requires a question mark?

     a.  You are doing something good for the world.
     b.  What in the world are you doing.
4.  Which sentence requires a question mark?

     a.  It is raining outside now.
     b.  Is it raining outside now.
5.  Which sentence requires a question mark?

     a.  You already came.
     b.  When are you coming.
More Tests
Additional Information
Study Tips
(Beginner - Listening)

Avoid Ineffective Study Methods. An audio lesson to help you study English more effectively. The English is spoken at 75% of normal speed. Great English study tips.
Click here to visit the lesson page with the written script for this audio program.