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    fish and chips or salad

    Hi,
    Are the two sentences correctly punctuated for the two possible interpretation?

    I'd like fish and chips, or salad.
    I'd like fish, and chips or salad.

    Cheers
    Last edited by Jaskin; 27-Apr-2014 at 13:14.

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    #2

    Re: fish and chips or salad

    Quote Originally Posted by Jaskin View Post
    Hi,
    Are the two sentences correctly punctuated for the two possible interpretations?

    I'd like fish and chips, or salad.
    I'd like fish, and chips or salad.

    Cheers

    Yes.
    I'm not a teacher of English, but I have spoken it for (almost) all of my life....

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