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The Comma Sutra
'We're here to question mar.'
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Writer with punctuation spray.
What Editors Do
"He's on life support. Mostly support."
Punctuation Karaoke Night
student to teacher: 'I have trouble with punctuation. I just don't have any comma sense.'
'Without the comma, colons and semi-colons would rise up to oppress us.'
'Sorry about some of the punctuation -- I haven't learned the top row of the keyboard yet.'
'Mrs. Peterson. . . Sgt. O'Leary here, I'm afraid there's been an accident and your husband is in a comma.'
'I'm sorry, Mrs. Marks but I'm afraid your husband has fallen into a deep comma...'
The Importance of Grammar Demonstrated By Sir Paul McCartney.
The Oxford Coma
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Will separate coordinate clauses for food.
'I know I am an inverted comma, but I still hate being quoted.'
"You think you know everything!"
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A Puppet Named Juan
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"Smile??? I'm pregnant."