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Although some stickler English teachers and grammarians may not like to admit it, copywriters, Martin K. Speckter in particular, have been a boon to the English language. Speckter is often credited as the inventor of the interrobang, a piece of ending punctuation that combines the question mark and the exclamation point. You see it all the time: You spent how much on that car?!She said what?!Or maybe even …That other Chicago technical writing agency wants to charge twice what Canright Communications does?!The reason marketers and the general public use interrobangs is that they convey a sense of urgency, shock, or disbelief no other piece of ending punctuation can. They’re a great way to emphasize what a period, question mark, or exclamation point simply cannot.The next time someone tells you there are only three ways to end a sentence, maybe you should ask them about the interrobang. Better yet, you should ask them, “What about the interrobang?!”-Jesse