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    #1

    Are the commas optional?

    Everyone(,) except Wayne(,) perished when the car crashed into a tree.

    Are the commas optional?

    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: Are the commas optional?

    I think they are unnecessary.

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    #3

    Re: Are the commas optional?

    Many thnaks, 5jj.

    I saw the sentence in the answer given in a local English assessment book. It gives the answer as optional, with or without commas. Many thanks again for clearing my doubt.

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