Does anybody else get annoyed when people put question marks at the end of sentences?

(7 Posts)
awakemysoull Thu 24-Oct-13 00:33:25

Here are some examples -

Can't wait for the weekend it's going to be amazing?????

My little baby girl just said mummy for the first time?????

Both separate statements by different people on a social network site this evening.

They do it all the time.

It drives me mental.

Anyone else?

HarrietSchulenberg Thu 24-Oct-13 00:35:13

Yes, annoys me too. Even more so when they actually speak the words as a question. Australian inflection, I think it's called. I wouldn't mind if the person WAS Australian but they're invariably not.

EBearhug Thu 24-Oct-13 00:36:18

I get a bit annoyed about excessive punctuation use anyway, especially exclamation marks. But why would you put question marks when it's not actually a question?

(I know I'm unnecessarily picky about some of this stuff. That doesn't mean I'm not right. wink)

MilllyMollyMully Thu 24-Oct-13 00:38:56

I wouldn't let it worry you?

prism Thu 24-Oct-13 18:14:27

Someone I used to work with did this. He is lucky to be alive.

FalseWidow Thu 24-Oct-13 21:43:50

I would have to hide them from my newsfeed.

Harsh, but necessary. grin

awakemysoull Fri 25-Oct-13 00:39:06

Hiding them from the news feed is a fantastic idea. Thank you!

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