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Which sentence is punctuated correclty?
A. I like to eat a lot but I have to watch my weight.
B. I like to eat a lot, but I have to watch my weight.
C. I like to eat a lot, I have to watch my weight.

Asked by Key on Sep 12, 2016

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Commas with coordinating conjunctions

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John Adney

John Adney

Answered on Oct 25, 2017

I like to eat a lot, but I have to watch my weight.

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John Adney

John Adney

Answered on Sep 01, 2017

I like to eat a lot, but Ihave to watch my weight.

If you are going to add a word such as but to a sentence always put a comma before you write the word down.

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John Adney

John Adney

Answered on May 05, 2017

Answer B is the correct answer because it places the comma before the but.
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John Adney

John Adney

Answered on Feb 07, 2017

B. because before BUT, FANBOYS, comma is mandatory
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John Smith

John Smith

Answered on Sep 12, 2016

I like to eat a lot, but I have to watch my weight.
When joining two sentences together, you need both a comma and a fanboy.
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