Feb 4, 2011 ... I have italicized et al. in this post because it's a linguistic example (see .... When
should you use author et al. versus author and colleagues.
It is important to use these abbreviations literally and to punctuate them correctly.
Many writers confuse "e.g." and "i.e.," and many type "et al." improperly or do ...
Keep using etc. instead of et al.? Check out Ginger's spelling book and make
sure you never confuse etc. and et al. again!
Jun 21, 2011 ... Et al. Et al.is an abbreviation of the Latin loanphrase et alii, meaning and others.
... The issue of whether to place a comma before et al. is complicated, but you'll
be fine if you treat it as you would the ... Program vs. programme.
Nov 28, 2016 ... Even if you don't speak Latin, you should know the two meanings of et al. Learn
what et al. is, how to use it, and what mistakes to avoid.