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Old 08-05-2015, 08:56 PM   #1
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Default The Language & Lit section ha...ha...ha...'-}}

Continuing the matching the comic to the forum section which started in the Software section moved on to the Hardware & Gadgets section and then to the Fonts & Typography section, I offer for your further delectation in the Language & Literature section, the August 5th Rhymes with Orange...'-}}



I finally got around to looking up what an "Oxford comma" is...'-}}


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Old 08-06-2015, 08:02 AM   #2
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What no link?

http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/us...e-oxford-comma

aka the Harvard comma also it seems

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serial_comma

Indeed could be the Chicago comma?

The wiki article includes some amusing examples of how it can resolve ambiguity.

   
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Sorry...wasn't thinking...'-}}

I read the wikipedia article ("oxford comma") and yes, some of the examples are a hoot...'-}}


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Old 08-14-2015, 10:47 AM   #4
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An oxford comma is one that has its shoelace eyelets tabs attached under the vamp.

   
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