For a full description of Python’s expression syntax, see expressions.
Expression Lists #
In many places, you can use expression lists instead of simple expressions. An expression list is simply a comma-separated list of expressions, which Python treats as a sequence.
An expression list containing at least one comma yields a tuple. The length of the tuple is the number of expressions in the list. The expressions are evaluated from left to right.
The trailing comma is required only to create a single tuple (a.k.a. a singleton);
it is optional in all other cases. A single expression without a trailing comma
doesn’t create a tuple, but rather yields the value of that expression. (To create
an empty tuple, use an empty pair of parentheses: