Questions tagged with comma

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What puctuation should I use in this sentance?
I'm writing a sentance and can't figure out what punctuation to use. For context, I'm asking a person in a ...
comma semi-colon 0 votes, asked 1 day ago by Ryan
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Do you'd put a comma before "too" in a sentence? I saw, "You never seemed to do it too." This ...
too comma 0 votes, asked Aug 24 by Stan C. Cox
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Essential/Non-Essential Clause
How should the commas be placed here? Is it OK for me to place the commas as shown, although the ...
comma grammar Sentence fragment 0 votes, asked Aug 13 by Tunc
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Comma or Semi-colon?
Which would be correct? "It's over; let's move on." or "It's over, let's move on."
comma semi-colon 0 votes, asked Jun 29 by MicheB
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Comma after abbreviated "junior" or after bracket or both?
This was in committee meeting minutes; however, the word Junior was abbreviated. John Jones, Junior [San Francisco County], Chairman; Is ...
comma with Abbreviation of junior 0 votes, asked Jun 29 by Lauretta Young
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In the following sentenece, would I have to use parenthesis or could I use a comma. "Joey thought Sally was ...
Sentence parenthesis comma other 0 votes, asked Jun 18 by Rachel M
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Commas after Introductions
If I were to write this, "Hello Emma!, would I need a comma like this, "Hello, Emma!" or not?
hello comma emma 0 votes, asked Jun 17 by Rachel M
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Comma/ Should I use comma after “since sooner or later”?
These skills will help them throughout their lives and get them success, since sooner or latter, they need to go ...
comma conjunctions parenthesis 0 votes, asked Jun 14 by JUCHEN LI
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Comma before 'and'
They enjoy walking and mountain climbing in the summer, skiing in the winter, _and_ visiting the many museums and castles ...
comma 0 votes, asked Jun 05 by Ar Mando
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Comma usage
We are crafitng a core values document for our Christian school. The sentence is: "We are saved by grace alone ...
comma commas 0 votes, asked May 23 by Scott
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Comma needed?
Question 1: In the following sentence, is thee a comma needed anywhere? Queston 2: In the following sentence, what is ...
comma commaplacement clause 0 votes, asked May 21 by Earl Smith
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Comma Placement
Hi Do you need a second comma in this quote between "lipstick" and "and" Pour youself a drink, put on ...
comma commaplacement 0 votes, asked May 18 by Kathryn Murray Dickinson
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Is this a run-on sentence?
I'm working on a project for History and can't determine whether or not to add a comma after "Caliph," or ...
runon run-on comma commaplacement 0 votes, asked May 04 by Teagan K.
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Errors in this phrase?
Is there something punctuationally or grammatically wrong with the phrase "Suspect in plot to kidnap Kris Aquino, Manny Pacquiao arrested"? ...
error comma Phrase punctuation grammar 0 votes, asked May 03 by Creo
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a comma
She always goes to school, believing it's important for her.Is the comma placed correctly?
a comma 0 votes, asked Apr 30 by Emma
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Comma splices?
Sometimes I see sentences that are joined with a comma but seem to be comma splices/run-ons. Can you tell me ...
comma 0 votes, asked Apr 27 by Dawn Abt-Perkins
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Grandmother's commas
I'm editing the introduction to a short book. It starts with this sentence: "My Grandmother, Adelaide Jones, cared about her ...
comma +1 vote, asked Apr 22 by Timothy Paul
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Semicolon or Comma?
Do I use a semicolon and why? The sentence is, "The two take part in frequent bickering and repudiating, pointing ...
Semicolon grammar comma 0 votes, asked Apr 05 by Alyssa
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As the Sun is shining, I cook, and wash the dishes .
comma 0 votes, asked Mar 21 by debi
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Should there be a comma before "or"?
Should there be a comma before "or"? Or should they be two completely independent sentences? "Do you create and generate ...
comma 0 votes, asked Mar 17 by Stacey
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Punctuation - Should I use comma(s) in this sentence?
Hello, I am writing a personal statement for admission to law school. In the quoted sentence below, I could not ...
comma commas punctuation 0 votes, asked Feb 28 by John Stiglich
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Punctuation - whether or not to use a comma?
Hello, I am writing a personal statement for admission to a law school. I was wondering whether ot not to ...
comma commas punctuation 0 votes, asked Feb 26 by John Stiglich
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Question about comma usage in a sentence.
Sentence in question: "While Madonna was one of the first to use her sexuality to help sell her music, Britney ...
comma Sentence Usage while help 0 votes, asked Feb 22 by Max Fields
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How would I use commas here?
Chicago Sun reporter and editor, Dave Jones, had a great idea. Are the commas before and after "Dave Jones" necessary?
comma commause +1 vote, asked Feb 14 by plmk55
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I knew from our first date that he was the one.
is this sentance correct?
comma splice +1 vote, asked Feb 11 by emily lewis
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Does this sentence require comma?
Can you tell me if this sentence needs comma -- However, to me, changing from a school which supported me ...
grammar comma 0 votes, asked Feb 07 by maywong
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Using a comma after 'hello' or 'hi' before a name sounds unnatural to me.
Everytime I let Grammarly suggest corrections to an email it suggests adding a comma after 'hello' or 'hi.' For example, ...
comma formality hello hi 0 votes, asked Feb 03 by Arena
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Quick Comma Usage Question
I was editing an essay I wrote and came across a sentence where I was not sure whether or not ...
comma grammar Usage commaplacement +1 vote, asked Jan 31 by Jordan
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Comma Placement/Conjunctions
Where is the correct comma placement in the following examples? "But, at least, Daryl provided nachos at the party." "But ...
comma commaplacement conjunctions +1 vote, asked Jan 27 by Snuff Snuff
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Commas & Adjectives
Aren't these two sentences different in meaning? I think they are. Students today need more useful knowledge. Students today need ...
comma adjectives +2 votes, edited Jan 18 by Abdul Quadir
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