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    #1

    Puncutation usage

    Hello All,

    Is it ok to use a comma before a name.

    Ex:

    1. Please come here, John.

    2. I am glad to hear that, John.

    Thank you,
    Titus Andrews

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    #2

    Re: Puncutation usage

    Quote Originally Posted by stitusandrews View Post
    Hello All,

    Is it ok to use a comma before a name.

    Ex:

    1. Please come here, John.

    2. I am glad to hear that, John.

    Thank you,
    Titus Andrews

    ***** NOT A TEACHER *****

    Good morning, Mr. Andrews.

    (1) You are correct: "good" writing requires a comma to set

    off a name.

    John, come here.

    Come here, John.

    Oh, John, you must be kidding.

    I love you, John.

    By the way, John, did you see that movie on TV last night?

    Have a nice day, Mr. Andrews.
    Last edited by TheParser; 25-May-2010 at 14:52.


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    #3

    Re: Puncutation usage

    Thank you Sir

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