Is the following sentence required a question mark

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Goldenboy25

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Krio
Is the following sentence required a question mark? Please let me know.


Don’t you think other residents would follow in her footsteps?
 
  • velisarius

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    British English (Sussex)
    Yes, the meaning is slightly different from "Do you think that...?", since a positive answer is sought or anticipated, but it's still a question and needs a question mark..
     
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