Jo

Joined: February 21, 2013

Number of comments posted: 5

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Re: As of  •  February 28, 2013, 3:16am  •  0 vote

@ BJ - it's worth a great deal - so thank you.

Re: As of  •  February 25, 2013, 4:02am  •  0 vote

@ Jayles I agree that a key question is what is deemed 'standard', and as you say 'what sounds natural'. Both of which can be very subjective. I know I'm still banging on about 'as of', but your

Re: As of  •  February 25, 2013, 2:11am  •  0 vote

@ Warsaw will - Ouch - I feel suitably chastised! But indeed appreciate the belated softening of tone ;-) Although I see and agree with most your points, I still feel that BJ's example: - I'm

Re: As of  •  February 22, 2013, 12:10am  •  0 vote

@ Warsaw Will - point noted, but I would argue that: a) I wouldn't be surprised if many of those entries were AmE as opposed to BrE (or Brits under the AmE influence ;-)) b) proofread/edited mat

Re: As of  •  February 21, 2013, 6:54am  •  0 vote

Don't wish to be anal, but I would say that BJ's example "I'm quitting as of Friday" was a bit off point. I'm quitting on Friday or As of Friday I will no longer be working for 'XYZ Ltd'