Keep using etc. instead of et al.? Check out Ginger's spelling book and make
sure you never confuse etc. and et al. again!
Etc. is short for 'et cetera,' which translates in Latin to 'and the rest' or 'and left over
.' Use etc. when you're writing a list of things: I am going to bring pumpkin pie, ...
Jun 23, 2005 ... United States Supreme Court. KELO et al. v. CITY OF NEW LONDON et al., (2005
). No. 04-108. Argued: February 22, 2005 Decided: June 23, ...
Many writers confuse “e.g.” and “i.e.,” and many type “et al.” improperly or do not
properly recognize what words it represents. The abbreviation “e.g.” is from the ...
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 words and others. ... Program vs. programme.