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    derpington is offline Newbie
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    Which of these is grammatically correct?

    That's not a joke, really.

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    That's not a joke really.

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    Re: Which of these is grammatically correct?

    Use the comma, or say "That's not really a joke."
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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