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    #1

    Position of comma.

    1)Other than playing cricket, he has never contributed anything to the nation.

    2)He, other than playing cricket, has never contributed anything to the nation.


    I know that first one is correct but is second one acceptable?

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    #2

    Re: Position of comma.

    It sounds very awkward.

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    #3

    Re: Position of comma.

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    It sounds very awkward.
    So, is it advisable to go with first one?

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    #4

    Re: Position of comma.

    That depends on how you feel about producing awkward-sounding sentences.

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    Re: Position of comma.

    Quote Originally Posted by 5jj View Post
    That depends on how you feel about producing awkward-sounding sentences.
    I feel same about it as everyone does.

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