Questions tagged with commas

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Comma before "and now this"?
I'm confused if I should add a comma in this sentence. "I got into a car accident this weekend[,] and ...
commas +1 vote, asked Nov 18 by Brian
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Adjectives: punctuation
Is the punctuation correct in the following two sentences (separating adjectives or not)?: 1. "Parents may view high-quality, student-designed video ...
adjectives commas 0 votes, asked Nov 17 by M. Fujimoto
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Commas before "As If" in sentences?
Hello. Do you see a need to use commas - before "as if" - in the following sentences. 1. I ...
commas 0 votes, asked Nov 14 by David Grove
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Would this be an appositive?
In the sentence, "We're a multi-platformed organization, affiliated with G2A," would the phrase after "organization" be an appositive, and therefore ...
appositive appositivephrase commas 0 votes, asked Nov 12 by Brian
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Punctuation, commas
Hi! I was wondering if I should add a comma in this sentence: By playing games you could earn coins ...
puncuation commas help 0 votes, asked Nov 06 by Wisteria
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Comma before "where" in a sentence
Hello. Do you agree with the insertion of a comma - before "where" - in the following sentence. 1. I ...
commas 0 votes, asked Nov 01 by David Grove
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Comma before "or" in a sentence.
Hello. Do you agree with the use of commas in the following sentences? 1. Every other building in the art ...
commas +1 vote, asked Oct 28 by David Grove
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Comma before the word "Then" in a sentence?
Hello. Are commas necessary before the word "then" in the following sentences? My sense is that the dependent clauses do ...
commas 0 votes, asked Oct 27 by David Grove
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Would a comma go before "for sure"?
Would "for sure" have a comma before it in the sentence, "I like the color black, for sure"?
commas 0 votes, edited Oct 26 by Brian
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Is there a comma rule in the phrase, "Me too"?
I'm for using the comma before "too"; I just think it looks nicer. With that said, is it still preference ...
commas 0 votes, asked Oct 25 by Brian
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Commas around "too"?
I have this sentence, "The boy said he too would like some ice cream," and I was wondering if it ...
commas 0 votes, asked Oct 25 by Brian
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Commas in a list question
Hello. Is the use of commas correct in the following sentences? Her glistening forehead, sparkling eyes, and wide smile gleamed ...
commas 0 votes, asked Oct 24 by David Grove
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Is a comma required before "just because"?
In the sentence, "I always thought that we would be alright[,] just because I couldn't imagine it any other way," ...
commas 0 votes, asked Oct 23 by Brian
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Is this a parenthical phrase?
In the sentence, "You[,] and all these people[,] are in denial," would commas be needed around "and all these people"?
commas 0 votes, asked Oct 22 by Brian
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Would you insert commas into these sentences?
Hello. Would you insert commas into these sentences? 1. I saw her mother but not her father. 2. The ship ...
commas 0 votes, asked Oct 22 by David Grove
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Rewrite or not
Is this sentce undersandable or should i separate it? If it well written and are commas place correctly? For example, ...
commas commasplice rewrite +1 vote, asked Oct 21 by bee
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Do I need to use a comma after these introductory clauses?
I am not sure if these sentences need a comma after the clauses "one time" or "one day": One time, ...
commas Clauses 0 votes, asked Oct 20 by Jill Nellis
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Should there be a comma separating these two proper names?
Came across this in the Telegraph, but can't find a grammar rule clarifying that there should be a comma between ...
comma commas for 0 votes, asked Oct 19 by maggie thatcher
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Comma before "but" in the phrase, "but never quite like this"?
In the sentence, "Mysterious sighting have happened since the 1980[,] but never quite like this," is a comma required before ...
comma commas independentclause dependentclause 0 votes, edited Oct 15 by Brian
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One or two commas?
This is an excerpt from a short story I am writing:"Before he could nab the next neatly positioned diamond however, ...
commas punctuation 0 votes, asked Sep 30 by Stephen Landaas
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Comma splice in this sentence?
Would it be a comma splice to have a comma in this sentence: "You're just unlucky[,] I guess"?
comma commasplice commas 0 votes, asked Sep 29 by Brian
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Are commas required in this sentence?
In the sentence: "I want to go to school[,] but at the same time[,] I don't," where would the commas ...
comma commas commasplice 0 votes, asked Sep 29 by Brian
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Grammar
When is it appropriate to use a comma before were, for example: Ms. Johnson and I, were checking off items ...
gramm grammar commas punctuation 0 votes, asked Sep 21 by Leela
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Does a semicolon or comma go after "Flamethrower" in this sentence?
I want to know if a comma or semicolon goes after the word "Flamethrower" in this sentence. If so, a ...
commas comma semicolons Semicolon 0 votes, asked Sep 21 by Brian
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Is a semicolon in this list required?
I read online that you should "use a semicolon between items in a list or series if any of the ...
Semicolon semicolons comma commas puncuation 0 votes, asked Sep 20 by Brian
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Is a comma needed before 'and' in this sentence?
Is a comma needed before 'and' in this sentence? If the comma is/isn't required, I would appreciate it if you ...
comma commabeforeand commas commasplice +1 vote, asked Sep 20 by Brian
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Semicolon or no semicolon in this list?
I need help on deciding wether or not I should use a semicolon (or a comma instead) in these two ...
Semicolon semicolons commas comma punctuation 0 votes, asked Sep 20 by Brian
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Is a semicolon required in this list? If so, where?
I need to know if a semicolon (or comma) is needed in this list. If so, may you please rewrite ...
Semicoolon semicolons comma commas 0 votes, asked Sep 20 by Brian
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Do I need a semicolon in this list? If so, where do I put them?
I need help on deciding wether or not I should use a semicolon (or a comma instead) in these two ...
Semicolon semicolons comma commas +1 vote, asked Sep 20 by Brian
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Do I need a semicolons in this list?
This is a question that has been killing me for the last three days or so. I need help figuring ...
semicolons commas 0 votes, asked Sep 20 by Brian
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