NCO Primary Leadership Subjects
Army writing closely parallels civilian writing in the use of end punctuation. There
is some variation in Army use and this is shown in the table below.
Read the rules and examples in this table.
Do not use periods with military
Use periods with commonly accepted
Use question marks in military writing as you would use it in non-military writing.
The exclamation point is associated with emotional appeal. You should not use it
point often in military writing.