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Oxford Comma — Love or Hate?

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After a little debate about whether suggestions made by certain grammar checkers are being taken too seriously in some quarters, I noticed that Grammarly often tells me that my Oxford commas are superfluous to requirements. In the UK, a lot of people like Oxford commas, and I’m a fan. Oops! Did you spot it?

I live near Oxford, so perhaps it’s apt that I’m with the Oxford Dons on this one. If you’re making two…




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Susie Kearley

Susie Kearley

Freelance writer, author, animal lover. Qualified in nutrition, psychology, marketing, MBA. I cover writing, animals, history, travel, health, wellbeing & more.

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