How to Use Commas Correctly

 
  •  
     
     
     
    September 21, 2011 at 5:00 am

    Don’t know how to use Oxford commas? Here’s a nice graphic that demonstrates the Oxford comma in action. I have a very clear memory of learning about commas in third grade. My teacher kept saying that most of the time a comma just replaces the word “and”, but in some cases you still needed the comma in addition to the “and”. I was very confused by this. Too bad she didn’t have this helpful example on hand to demonstrate the usefulness of the Oxford comma.

    why commas are important

     

     
     
     
    Speak Your Mind
    Tell us what you're thinking... and oh, if you want a pic to show with your comment, go get a gravatar!