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A participial phrase at the beginning of a sentence must refer to the grammatical subject. Do not inject opinion. In a series of three or more terms with a single conjunction, use a comma after each term except the last.
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Do not affect a breezy manner. Make the paragraph the unit of composition. Use definite, specific, concrete language. Enclose parenthetic expressions between commas. Words and Expressions Commonly Misused V. Do not break sentences in two. See all books eoements William Strunk, Jr.
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