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Commas Go Where you Pause to Breathe - Right? No! - sigh - there is so much stress surrounding such a little thing!

Almost every time I ask a new group of students, "how do you know where to put a comma?" They will answer, "commas go where you pause to breathe."

This is a very good thing to remember when you are reading. We do pause at commas when we read, however, we do not put commas where we want th