‘And’ and ‘but’ are acceptable

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Today’s writing is more informal than it was years ago. So it’s quite acceptable to start a sentence with ‘and‘ and ‘but‘. If you feel that this might be too informal for the message you are writing, then use ‘in addition’ instead of ‘and’, and ‘however’ instead of ‘but’.

It’s easy when you know how, isn’t it? 😉

 

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Written by Christine Burgmer

2. September 2014