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A Case for the Oxford Comma in One Screenshot

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Dec. 10 2013 8:36 PM

A Case for the Oxford Comma in One Screenshot

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A handshake and a proposal?

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Mark Liberman is a professor of linguistics at the University of Pennsylvania and director of the Linguistics Data Consortium.

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