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Thread #132499   Message #4067505
Posted By: Jeri
06-Aug-20 - 12:15 PM
Thread Name: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Subject: RE: BS: Language Pet Peeves
Somebody other than you said "Never place commas between phrases beginning with "and" or "or."

As you did with

"statements that are obscure to their intended audience, or needlessly wordy or convoluted, or disorganized, or ambiguous, are clearly a nuisance - or worse." (missed one).

Exactly where they SHOULD go, unless I misunderstood your meaning, which is entirely possible.