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    and hence

    He was very lazy, and hence failed the exam.

    Do I need comma (,) in this sentence? Thank you

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    #2

    Re: and hence

    In that construct, add a comma only if you want a pause. Otherwise,

    Ex: He was lazy and hence failed the exam.

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