Writing Practices: Oxford Comma

Writing Practices: Oxford Comma

“So the writer who breeds more words than he needs, is making a chore for the reader who reads.” ― Dr. Seuss   If you’re just starting to read this post and are unsure what the Oxford comma is, don’t worry. Everything will make sense very soon.   What’s an Oxford Comma? The Oxford comma separates lists with the extra comma before the “and” that precedes the final list item. Example: I’ll need some of my personal tools, duct tape, and a mask. And without the Oxford comma it will look…