1

In this sentence:

Parents and children, under the age of 18, that live in the same residence

When punctuated this way, does the age restriction apply to both parents and children? I mean, obviously it doesn't in reality. I'm just wondering how to properly punctuate the sentence to reflect the actual policy.

1

It would be cleaner to say:

Parents, and children under the age of 18 that live in the same residence[, ...]

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.