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Only punctuate

The half-page advertisement for the National Union of Teachers claims that it is "dedicated to promoting education" (TES, May 5).

Was it intentional, I wonder, that the accompanying classroom photograph should clearly show two direct questions each without the requisite punctuation? The debate about grammatical standards and trendy versus traditional methods will no doubt continue.

DAVE ARGENT

National executive

National Association of Schoolmasters Union of Women Teachers

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