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    Commas in an email greeting

    Which of the following is correct in a written greeting, e.g., letter; email; text message?

    1. Hi, Mary,

    2. Hi Mary

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    Re: Commas in an email greeting

    Quote Originally Posted by Unregistered View Post
    Which of the following is correct in a written greeting, e.g., letter; email; text message?

    1. Hi, Mary,

    2. Hi Mary
    Neither is correct, "Hi Mary," is correct.


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    Re: Commas in an email greeting

    There is a confusion - if neither is correct, why is the comma between Hi and Mary correct [ which in my view it is].

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    Re: Commas in an email greeting

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    There is a confusion - if neither is correct, why is the comma between Hi and Mary correct [ which in my view it is].
    Oh, do you really think so? OK, it's just a matter of personal preference then.

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