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    Question Comma placement

    Would you say that this is grammatically correct:

    Thanks, Natalie, you're a fantastic writer!

    Thanks for any help!

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    Re: Comma placement

    Quote Originally Posted by RyanC32 View Post
    Would you say that this is grammatically correct:

    Thanks, Natalie, you're a fantastic writer!

    Thanks for any help!
    I would separate the two thoughts with a period/full stop. Thanks, Natalie. You're a fantastic writer!

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    Re: Comma placement

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    I would separate the two thoughts with a period/full stop. Thanks, Natalie. You're a fantastic writer!
    Thanks, Mike. That does look better!

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    #4

    Re: Comma placement

    Mike's right. A semicolon would work, too.

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    #5

    Re: Comma placement

    You could ease up a bit on the exclamation marks.

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