Introductory Requests & Commands

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How do I punctuate an introductory phrase?

Introductory Requests & Commands

Use a comma after an introductory request or command.

Look, we've discussed this before.
You see, I haven't finished my report.
Please remember, Christmas will be here soon.

Exception: "Please remember that ..."
When "that" is added, "please remember" becomes the main verb and is no longer an introductory element.

   

Comments

6/11/2009 5:51:49 PM
rebecca said:

On the please remember question those that mean that their has to be no "that" added on their to compleate the sentence.




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