British Library Overwhelms People Over Punctuation

British Library Overwhelms People Over Punctuation

With regards to utilizing perfect punctuation, you’d anticipate that the British Library should be large and in charge.

In any case, some social networking clients were shocked to find a bit of accentuation ‘missing’ from a sign outside of the renowned structure in London.

A photograph of the sign, which is proposed to promote what’s inside the library, was shared on Twitter by a client named Dr. Peter Hornsby.

Dr. Hornsby subtitled his post: “Extraordinary advert from the British Library.” The sign reads: “Shops. Cafes. The entire abundance of human learning, attempt, and experience to date. Events. Exhibitions.”

And keeping in mind that many may think this is fine, others rushed to contend that the British Library ought to have incorporated an Oxford comma after the word attempt. The controversial bit of punctuation is normally utilized as the last comma in a rundown of at least three things to help anticipate perplexity, being set before the words ‘and’ ‘or’.

Whatever your position on it, the British Library didn’t appear to be too worried about not having utilized the Oxford comma.

Jessica Blair

Jessica Blair is the lead editor of Weird News Ledger. Before joining Weird News Ledger, Jessica worked as a national political reporter for Postmedia News. She has covered many political events on and off since 2006, writing for Sun Media, and producing for CTV and for CBC.

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