Writing Advice

Tips and Tricks for Using Commas Correctly

Commas are an important part of any piece of writing, and the decision to include or exclude them can change the meaning of a sentence completely. It can be difficult to know exactly when it is appropriate to include a comma, or when it is better to leave it out. Often, it is just a question of your own personal writing style.

Here are a few online resources with information about comma use that you may find interesting:

A list of quick tips for how to use commas from “Grammar Girl”

A longer, more in depth comma guide from “The Punctuation Guide”

An article about the decisions we must make when including commas

Happy Writing!

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