One advantage of going to Catholic school for twelve years was being forced to memorize shit under the guidance of angry nuns carrying yardsticks. While corporal punishment was “out” in the ’80s and early ’90s, my fear of that damn yardstick was in full force. 493 more words
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So, I decided whilst writing these posts it was only fair for me to target my own grammar vice – the comma splice.
Comma splices occur when two main or independent clauses are joined together using a comma instead of using a full stop, semi-colon, co-ordinator or conjunction. 552 more words