Use Lists Well

Use Lists Well

How tabulation helps your audience, when to list within your sentence and when to tabulate, why serial commas are useful tools, and why and/or should never be used in client writing.


Welcome to Use Lists Well! Throughout this video, we’ll be showing you examples on-screen, which won’t be narrated. When you see these, please pause the video for as long as you need to read and understand them.

I. Example

Alright, let’s begin this lesson with a joke, one you might have heard before.

A panda walks into a bar and orders something to eat: a plate of bamboo stems, which the bar somehow has in stock. After he’s finished, he takes out a gun, shoots the bartender in the arm, and...