The Kirkwood Call

In defense of the Oxford comma

In defense of the Oxford comma

Annie O'Brien, health and wellness editor

February 25, 2019

Filed under Columns

It shows up in elementary school classrooms, in books, and on the reading and English sections of the ACT. Among the publications that dislike it are The New York Times, Time Magazine, and The Kirkwood Call. The Oxford comma is a hotly disputed topic in the world of journalism and writing. But the truth ...

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