Dating age range xkcd
The pits are then removed from the flesh of the fruits, dried and planted immediately. For this reason, the lists are awkward and occasionally difficult to follow, and they disrupt the reader’s expectation of clarity, cadence, and flow.Everybody Has Lots of Sex is when both genders are considered equal in this, usually in a Free-Love Future. However, in both cases, it is nearly unstoppable—and I say "nearly" because the only possibility of getting out clean lies in your ability to generate substantive and believable ridicule. Compare All Gays Are Promiscuous (what happens when there aren't any women involved to say no), All Women Are Doms, All Men Are Subs (as long as he has a chance to get some sex out of it), I'm a Man; I Can't Help It (focuses more specifically on the idea that a man can't function without sex instead of a universal perversion), A Man Is Always Eager (which purports that "real men" Britta: And you know the reason why we raised more money in 5 minutes of oil wrestling than we did in 2 days of fundraising?
I think I understand the author’s point, agree and would like to share my understanding for review.
fixed in paraformaldehyde, decalcified and embedded in paraffin the position and shape of the occluder and of the residual shunt around the occluder, the ventricular size and heart systolic function should be observed The criteria for diagnosing PA were based on the comprehensive elevation of histological and clinical symptoms, their alleviation by anti-rejection therapy and graft biopsy.
pods with seeds, pods without seeds, seeds and seeds without the embryonic axis were harvested The cells were fixed with 4% paraformaldehyde for 20 min at room temperature, rinsed and blocked with 20% goat serum for 60 min at room temperature.
If the author of this sentence is not a habitual Oxford comma user, the reader doesn’t know if endogenously synthesized cholesterol, the absorption of dietary cholesterol and the reabsorption of biliary cholesterol in the small intestine is a list of three items, or if the comma separates an introductory phrase from an independent clause beginning with two noun phrases. If the reader knows the author is consistent in his use of the final serial comma, there would (should) be no confusion. The problem is the lack of semicolons, not Oxford commas!
It is simply impossible to deny that those lists would be made clearer and less awkward with an Oxford comma. These are good examples of how the consistent use of the Oxford comma can avoid temporary confusion as to the meaning of a sentence: In addition to endogenously synthesized cholesterol, the absorption of dietary cholesterol and the reabsorption of biliary cholesterol in the small intestine also contribute to the regulation of the plasma cholesterol level.