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Some people put a comma before 'and' in citations or texts.
 

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Jan Mees, Jan Seys, and Eric Coppejans

 

My friend, my sister, and my son

 

Correct? Ingrid

comma and asked Nov 19 '12 at 10:00 Ingrid New member

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Yes, in a word. Some guides will say this comma, called the 'Oxford' or 'Harvard' comma, is optional, but most prefer its use.

link comment answered Nov 19 '12 at 10:48 Lewis Neidhardt Grammarly Fellow

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