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Dear Ted:

Is the sentence below now correctly punctuated even with the inclusion of the article "the" before "acquisitions expert"?

After the usual round of questions, Ryan's concentration is tested by the acquisitions expert, Stacey.

Thank you,

Paolo

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Dear Paolo:


Is the sentence below now correctly punctuated even with the inclusion of the article "the" before "acquisitions expert"?

After the usual round of questions, Ryan's concentration is tested by the acquisitions expert, Stacey.

*** Yes, it is correctly punctuated.

Ted

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I am the bibliographic instruction and reference librarian at a public college. Some members of the English department recommend me to their students. I offer assistance in grammar, punctuation, sentence structure, and paragraph development. My master`s thesis concerns William Faulkner`s tragic novels. I formerly taught advanced placement English at two schools in the Philadelphia area.

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B. A. and M. A in English; MSIS in Library & Information Sciences; graduate study in philosophy

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