Commas After Introductory Clauses

A comma is a punctuation mark that can be used to punctuate introductory clauses. When a dependent clause is at the beginning of a complex sentence, a comma must be placed after the dependent clause.

Examples of Commas After Introductory Clauses

Some examples of commas after introductory clauses would be the following:

Although I am usually a fan of her music, her newest album was a huge disappointment.

Because we are out of eggs, we have to use applesauce to moisten our brownie batter.

Until we get back, your older sister is in charge.

Whenever Lora goes to the beach, she always forgets to bring sunscreen.

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