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Offline yso191

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Re: The importance of commas
« Reply #15 on: January 03, 2014, 01:30:32 AM »
Reminds me of some of my high school girlfriends

Good thing I didn't have a mouthful when I read this!
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Re: The importance of commas
« Reply #16 on: January 03, 2014, 06:00:31 AM »
My daughters always say "Comma save lives".

Ex 1) Let's eat Grandma!

Ex 2) Let's eat, Grandma!

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Re: The importance of commas
« Reply #17 on: January 03, 2014, 09:50:16 AM »
You all are one discussion of the rule of last antecedent away from sounding like a bunch of lawyers.
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Re: The importance of commas
« Reply #18 on: January 03, 2014, 11:37:35 AM »
Why locals never stick to the trails:

There is only one success: to be able to spend your life in your own way.


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