Tag Archives: commas

Punctuation Point: Joining Independent Clauses

A lot of compound sentences out there are being joined without proper punctuation. Here’s a brief rundown of how to do it right. Continue reading

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The Direct Address Comma: Quiz Answers

Get the answer to the direct address comma quiz from Friday. Continue reading

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Punctuation Point: The Direct Address Comma

Recently, this cartoon made the rounds of language mavens: The comma rule depicted here is simple: use a comma with the name of a person you are directly addressing. If the name comes first, it is followed by a comma: … Continue reading

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