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When proofers delete all my Oxford commas 😒

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Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

*screams for days*

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Haha! As a proofreader, I only delete them when client style demands it! I'll fight for that comma until the day I keel over at my desk.

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What the fuck is wrong with all you heathens. Basic laws of grammar demand the Oxford comma

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calls for the old STET and Forget.

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@Freelance Fair!

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"...I add them back in."

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Lucky you to have them...

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@C2 Yes. Proofers are lifesavers. But let my commas live.

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They should be flogged mercilessly.

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STET that shit all day.

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You should be following the editorial guidelines for your client.

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😡😡😡

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This thread gives me life.

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Ban Oxford commas

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I'd get so excessively irritated if this happened to me. Oxford comma 4lyfe

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Fuck an Oxford comma.

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I loathe the Oxford comma!! I 💯% agree with ACD1, they should be banned.

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I like Oxford commas. Huge does not.

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I have a client who deletes them - she is new and doesn't know. So I sent her a long email explaining her company's writing style - she doesn't delete them anymore.

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