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Two of the following sentences are punctuated correctly. Choose the letter of the sentence that contains the (INCORRECT) comma usage.

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A:Bandit and Whiskers, by the way, were the names that Cassie chose for her puppies.
B:We plan to continue our strike for however long we want.
C:Your shoes, by the way are not formal enough for tonight's dinner.***

2:
A:For example the basset hound is a breed that makes a strange-sounding bark.***
B:Standing in lines, after all, definitely has to be the world's most boring task.
C:Burkina Faso, incidentally, has a very interesting national anthem.

3:
A:Moreover, Christina's patience was really wearing thin.
B:My sister, though not ten years old, plays the piano beautifully.
C:Needless to say heat from the sun costs nothing.***

Are these correct?

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  1. Yes, they are correct.

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    Ms. Sue
  2. Thank you, so much!

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  3. You are welcome.

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    Ms. Sue
  4. Yes all correct

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  5. 1.The fledgling business, though small was doing quite well.
    2.Nevertheless we managed to wake up at six o'clock and rush to the airport.
    3.Your shoes, by the way are not formal enough for tonight's dinner.
    4.For example the basset hound is a breed that makes a strange-sounding bark.
    5.Needless to say heat from the sun costs nothing.

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