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    punctuation

    Look what happened to AAA.com,they fretted,as BBB.com changed the game of bookselling.

    is the sentence correct?should i change the first comma to a full stop?

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    Look what happened to AAA.com; they fretted as BBB.com changed the game of bookselling.
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    Re: punctuation

    Quote Originally Posted by mengta
    Look what happened to AAA.com,they fretted,as BBB.com changed the game of bookselling.

    is the sentence correct?should i change the first comma to a full stop?
    A full stop or a semicolon, as Red suggested, would be fine. :wink:

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    Re: punctuation

    is the sentence,"Look what happened to AAA.com",an imperative sentence?


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    Quote Originally Posted by mengta
    Look what happened to AAA.com,they fretted,as BBB.com changed the game of bookselling.

    is the sentence correct?should i change the first comma to a full stop?
    A full stop or a semicolon, as Red suggested, would be fine. :wink:

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    Re: punctuation

    Quote Originally Posted by mengta
    is the sentence,"Look what happened to AAA.com",an imperative sentence?

    Yes it is. It is in the imperative mood, so the subject is the implied "you". 8)

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