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    Punctuation

    Is the punctuation correct in the following sentence? Thanks.

    To add a chapter, for example, Chapter 1, to the book file, follow these steps:

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    Re: Punctuation

    Quote Originally Posted by chanbr View Post
    Is the punctuation correct in the following sentence? Thanks.

    To add a chapter, for example, Chapter 1, to the book file, follow these steps:
    I'm not good at punctuation. I'd write:
    To add a chapter, for example Chapter 1 to the book file, follow these steps:

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    Re: Punctuation

    Quote Originally Posted by chanbr View Post
    Is the punctuation correct in the following sentence? Thanks.

    To add a chapter, for example, Chapter 1, to the book file, follow these steps:
    Too many commas for me. Maybe:
    To add a chapter to the book file, for example Chapter 1, follow these steps:

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