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Rule 1: Lists

* When there's a list with 3 or more items. A,B, and/or C.


Rule 2: Two independent clauses joined by a conjunction

When two independent clauses in sentence joined by FOR AND NOR BUT OR YET SO, add a comma before the junction. Ex. the dog ran, and the cat climbed.


Rule 3: First dependent, then independent.

Yes: When I return from my camping trip, i will wash the car.

No: I will wash the car, when i return from my camping trip.