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Additional comma

My (Oxford trained) english teach was quite clear that you do not put a comma after the penultimate item in a list.

People from the USA seem to often call this delibarate error an Oxford comma but clever people tell me it is better called a "Serial comma".

It is supposed to remove ambiguity but I find that I am distracted from the actual list to consider the error of this extra punctuation mark

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