SandChigger wrote:A beginning is the time for taking the most delicate care that the balances are correct.
Damnit ... I've heard this somewhere before.
Example: "for" as a conjunction meaning "because"; comes up almost every year. I tell my students to recognize it, in case they come across it in older texts, but under no circumstances to use it in their own writing.)
SandChigger wrote:We're still not communicating, it seems.
If you use it, your English will sound odd, because no one but a non-native would use it informally today. Suit yourself.
SandChigger wrote:Don't mess with me or I'll start throwing phrase structure trees at you.