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Lewis & Clark Style Guide

e.g. (exempli gratia; for example)

  • This abbreviation should be used only in parenthetical phrases, where it is punctuated with periods and set off with a comma.

The College of Arts and Sciences offers several majors (e.g., biology, economics, Hispanic studies).

  • Do not use etc. at the end of a phrase beginning with e.g.

Lewis & Clark Style Guide

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