I’ve been studying again. Restudying really. Some of the punctuation lessons I thought I’d learned have drifted away like smoke. I threatened to hit you with another set of punctuation and now I’m following through. What I’m attaching here is a summary sheet of the punctuation rules that I gathered from Writing Well in the 21st Century and The Elements of Style. I wanted a one-page summary so I didn’t have to keep flipping around, and I wanted a single page that I could put up on the wall by my writing desk. I’m not sure the summary will be adequate for those that haven’t read either book, but this quick reference has been great for me when I’m trying to remember where to place a comma. I’m including the text of the document below as well as an attachment for printing.
Best of luck.
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