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Do you use a comma in email salutations and sign-offs? Hi XYZ, or Hi XYZ Yes, I’m having a super busy day today. 😆

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I even use them before the name as they should be. It's called the vocative comma, even though no one seems to use them anymore.

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It’s the same type of comma in ‘Thank you, Jill, for your help’ or ‘Goodbye, Jack.’

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Comma all daaaaaayy,,,, emails, speech, everywhereee

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Ok, ok, I see what you mean, Copywriter 1

hard stops only, so they know how serious i am

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Okay.

Guess I’ll go back to them commas. Was living the no comma life here. A rebel without a cause.

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I use a comma when im a bit formal… and an em dash without spacing, to indicate that im a busy person. Hi person — stop sending me email to join your cult. I hate you. Let’s catch up some time. Not really. -Initials

The em dash seems harsh! 🤭

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