Misused Word of the Week
March 27, 2013 § Leave a comment
This week’s word is one of the most frequent words in undergraduate essay writing.
Avoid starting a sentence with the word “however” when what you mean to say is “nevertheless.”
The days are getting longer. However, we always go to bed at 9:30 pm regardless.
Better: The days are getting longer. Regardless, we always go to bed at 9:30 pm.