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Why is there a comma?

 
 
albad17
 
Reply Sun 7 Sep, 2014 06:57 pm
" About 70 million years ago, this Plesiosaur sqam the seas where now stands the Dallas-Fort Worth Airport."

Why is there a comma after "ago"? What rule governs that comma?
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Bazza6
 
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Reply Sun 7 Sep, 2014 10:16 pm
@albad17,
Use a comma to set off introductory elements.
"Running toward third base, he suddenly realized how stupid he looked."
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One Eyed Mind
 
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Reply Sun 7 Sep, 2014 10:21 pm
So, when we have things to say, there are ways to say it in a way to capture the essence of thinking with a flow, instead of "so when we have things to say there are ways to say it in a way to capture the essence of thinking with a flow instead of..."
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