Commas with items in a series Presented by Kristi Franklin and Jessica Hinton Bay Mills Community College EN111
When a series of three or more words, phrases, or clauses is connected with and or or, place a comma after each item except the last one. • The final comma goes before and or or.
Motorcycles off road vehicles and cars are his passion at seventeen. • Motorcycles, off road, vehicles, and cars are his passion at seventeen.
The doctor asked Neville if the pain occurred before he ate after he ate or while he ate. • The doctor asked Neville if he pain occurred before he ate, after he ate, or while he ate.