Grammar's great divide: The Oxford comma - TED-Ed

Grammar's great divide: The Oxford comma - TED-Ed

View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/grammar-s-great-divide-the-oxford-comma-ted-ed If you read "Bob, a DJ and a clown" on a guest list, are three people coming to the party, or only one? That depends on whether you're for or against the Oxford comma -- perhaps the most hotly contested punctuation mark of all time. When do we use one? Can it really be optional, or is there a universal rule? TED-Ed explores both sides of this comma conundrum. Lesson by TED-Ed, animation by Zedem Media.

Vampire Weekend - Oxford Comma

Vampire Weekend - Oxford Comma

New video from Vampire Weekend for the single 'Oxford Comma' directed by Richard Ayoade.

The Oxford comma's unlikely origin

The Oxford comma's unlikely origin

Oxford commas are the world's most controversial punctuation mark — but where did they come from? Follow Phil Edwards and Vox Almanac on Facebook for more: https://www.facebook.com/philedwardsinc1/ Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO The Oxford comma is a grammar geek's obsession, and it turns out to have an unusual history behind it. The mark got its start thanks to the advocacy of Herbert Spencer, a scientist/philosopher/generalist who believed it was more efficient and clear. He also came up with the term survival of the fittest. This is how it happened... Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com to get up to speed on everything from Kurdistan to the Kim Kardashian app. Check out our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/IZONyE Follow Vox on Twitter: http://goo.gl/XFrZ5H Or on Facebook: http://goo.gl/U2g06o

Sing: Ultimate A Cappella, Highlights (The Oxford Commas)

Sing: Ultimate A Cappella, Highlights (The Oxford Commas)

Highlights of The Oxford Commas on Sky's new show, "Sing: Ultimate A Cappella" (broadcast on 03/11/17). * Round (1): Stevie Wonder Medley of "I Wish" and "Superstition" * VT Clip introducing the group * Round (2): "The Scientist", Coldplay * Round (3): A medley of "Forget You", "Thinking Out Loud" and "Sorry", Cee-Lo Green/Ed Sheeran/Justin Bieber

The Oxford Commas - Stevie Wonder Medley (Live Session)

The Oxford Commas - Stevie Wonder Medley (Live Session)

The Oxford Commas' trademark funky Stevie Wonder medley, including 'I Wish', 'Superstition' and 'Isn't She Lovely'. Arranged by Oscar Hansen (Comma) Production: A Webb Street Studios Production www.webbstreetstudios.co.uk Directed by Ali Webb Edited by Kare Khoo Mastered by Tony McHugh

What is the Oxford comma?

What is the Oxford comma?

When should you use an Oxford comma (also known as a serial comma)? Our video explains all. Read more on the Oxford comma: http://blog.oxforddictionaries.com/2011/06/oxford-comma/ © Oxford University Press

The Oxford Commas - "Toxic" - Sing Ultimate A Cappella (Final)

The Oxford Commas - "Toxic" - Sing Ultimate A Cappella (Final)

The Oxford Commas perform a dangerously fierce version of Britney Spears' iconic song "Toxic", in the final of "Sing: Ultimate A Cappella".

The Oxford Commas - "Forget You/Thinking Out Loud/Sorry" Medley - Sing Ultimate A Cappella (Round 3)

The Oxford Commas - "Forget You/Thinking Out Loud/Sorry" Medley - Sing Ultimate A Cappella (Round 3)

The Oxford Commas perform a real crowd-pleasing medley of Cee-Lo Green's "Forget You", Ed Sheeran's "Thinking Out Loud" and Justin Bieber's "Sorry", in the final round of "Sing: Ultimate A Cappella" (episode 5, broadcast on 03/11/17).

The Oxford Commas - Stevie Wonder Medley - Sing: Ultimate A Cappella (Round 1)

The Oxford Commas - Stevie Wonder Medley - Sing: Ultimate A Cappella (Round 1)

The Oxford Commas perform their trademark, funky Stevie Wonder Medley in the first round of "Sing: Ultimate A Cappella" (episode 5, broadcast on 03/11/17).

The Oxford Commas - Feelin' Good

The Oxford Commas - Feelin' Good

The Oxford Commas, Oxford's newest, youngest, and most recently formed all-male a cappella group perform Feelin' Good. OPB: Nina Simone Arranged by Richard Whitney Soloist: Kieran Vail Filmed by Tristan Upton You can get in touch at theoxcommas@gmail.com FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/theoxcommas TWITTER: https://twitter.com/theoxcommas

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