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Correct Comma Usage in the Modern World Created  & Narrated by: Mindelei Wuori
Correct Punctuation Doesn’t  HAVE  to be Boring! For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com Uploaded to Flickr...
Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#7: Between items in a list </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail...
Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#6: Before an Afterthought </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail....
Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#5: Surrounding Optional Information  </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mind...
Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#4: Before Quoted Speech </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.co...
Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#3: In a List of Adjectives </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail...
Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#2: Before the Conjunction </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail....
Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#1: After an Introductory Word/Phrase </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mind...
For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com Uploaded to Flickr by  floridapfe  on December 27, 2007.  “ Thanks ...
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    1. 1. Correct Comma Usage in the Modern World Created & Narrated by: Mindelei Wuori
    2. 2. Correct Punctuation Doesn’t HAVE to be Boring! For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com Uploaded to Flickr by Jesusmolina on January 26, 2008.
    3. 3. Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#7: Between items in a list </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com Sample sentence: Some of the items in this picture include: a vintage wallet, a pair of eyeglasses, an Amtrak ticket, an eyeglasses case, an iPod, a Honda symbol, a pack of gum, a flash drive, several hair bands, a tin of altoids mints, a set of keys, a cellular phone, a band-aid, et cetera. Uploaded to Flickr by J SeeEmilyPlay. on October 29, 2006.
    4. 4. Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#6: Before an Afterthought </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com Uploaded to Flickr by J karthikkito on August 24, 2008. New Sample Sentence: I wish I were Spider Man! Oh and, uh, for my girlfriend to always be happy!
    5. 5. Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#5: Surrounding Optional Information </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com Uploaded to Flickr by The Goodies on January 17, 2006. Sample Sentence: The bug in this photograph, the one with all the stripes on its back, is some type of moth.
    6. 6. Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#4: Before Quoted Speech </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com Uploaded to Flickr by J define23 on March 18,2006. Just keep in mind that the period comes before the closing quotation marks.
    7. 7. Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#3: In a List of Adjectives </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com Sample sentence: The idea behind this sentence was a defective, fresh, freaky, divine, simple, sassy moment of inspiration. Uploaded to Flickr by Laura Hartrich on August 1, 2008.
    8. 8. Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#2: Before the Conjunction </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com The conjunction holds the sentence together. Be sure to put the comma in right before the conjunction. Sample sentence: I didn’t really like that cake, but this pie is rather tasty. Uploaded to Flickr by tsmaster on September 24, 2006.
    9. 9. Top 7 Ways to Use a Comma <ul><li>#1: After an Introductory Word/Phrase </li></ul>For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com Sample Sentence: Perfectly funky, that is the only way to describe this bus in New York. Uploaded to Flickr by LoriRenee on February 4, 2008.
    10. 10. For questions, contact Ms. Wuori at mindelei@gmail.com Uploaded to Flickr by floridapfe on December 27, 2007. “ Thanks for learning about commas with us!”
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