Which of these sentences has the right number of commas, with each comma in the right place?

A. The wallpaper, which was green, red and black, was peeling off the walls.
B. The wallpaper, which was green red and black, was peeling off the walls.
C. The wallpaper which was green, red and black was peeling off the walls.
D. The wallpaper which was green, red and black, was peeling off the walls.

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A. The wallpaper, which was green, red and black, was peeling off the walls.

Explanation: The commas go around the extra bit of information that the sentence would make sense without. They also go between the items in your list, except the final 'and'.

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