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    Give it a rest. Turning green over it really is...

    Give it a rest. Turning green over it really is pointless.
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    There is nothing wrong when stating an ALT is a...

    There is nothing wrong when stating an ALT is a role-model and a leader. Both are positive attributes for an ALT. I'm not stating in stone that is what they are. There is an element of truth in this...
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    I was waiting for that. :) I was just pulling...

    I was waiting for that. :) I was just pulling your chain my friend. lmao

    Anyway, joking aside, thanks itil for the review. I will make the recommended changes.
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    I am extremely grateful. Especially to the poster...

    I am extremely grateful. Especially to the poster who reviewed the essay.

    I apologise if my posts come across as coy etc. I admit I was wrong about the context of the word but correct in the use...
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    That's a matter of opinion. Example: ...

    That's a matter of opinion.


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    Conclusively, as an employee of Interac, the ALT role is indeed a varied one, acting not only as an assistant language teacher, but also a leader, and...
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    No not really. I can still use the word where I...

    No not really. I can still use the word where I have :) just not the same context as 'in conclusion'.
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    [/B] :D

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    :D
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    In other words I can use it, just not in the same...

    In other words I can use it, just not in the same meaning as 'in conclusion'. I guess that is what I meant.
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    At least two British people (myself and Jiggslit)...

    At least two British people (myself and Jiggslit) are telling you it's weird, we've never heard "conclusively" used that way and that it's not a Britishism and you're still going to use it?
    The...
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    1. I know that :) Pure slang. 2. Will do. ...

    1. I know that :) Pure slang.

    2. Will do.

    I have to admit I'm finding this comical now lol.

    Anyhow, the only true way of resolving this and that's if someone posts a source saying it is...
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    Or is it just 'cheeky English' where you...

    Or is it just 'cheeky English' where you sometimes find academics write 'And' at the beginning of a sentence? Seen that a few times while reading for my degree.

    Meh, I think it is just rarely...
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    I checked this source out but I disagree that it...

    I checked this source out but I disagree that it is wrong just because it is not depicted the way I wrote it.

    Let me see if I can find something on this.

    hmm, I have found dozens of usage of...
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    No it's not slang if that is what you are...

    No it's not slang if that is what you are referring to?

    just type Conclusively... in google and see a list of journals using it this way.
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    Nonetheless it is correct. For the sake of...

    Nonetheless it is correct. For the sake of avoiding disqualification though I will change it.
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    Probably why I avoided the phrase. I can see your...

    Probably why I avoided the phrase. I can see your view though jigg regarding the first essay (mistakes). I will have another go after some sleep.
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    [/B] I'll keep that in mind when reviewing...

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    I'll keep that in mind when reviewing the essay. Just used to the 'British way' of writing. I'll rephrase what util highlighted with that in mind.
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    Just something I dug up. Most likely just...

    Just something I dug up. Most likely just preference on the best way to write the conclusion. Not right/wrong.
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    I was always told to avoid phrases such as 'In...

    I was always told to avoid phrases such as 'In conclusion' during university, well school.

    I guess it's a matter of preference.

    Anyway, I look forward to the feedback.

    Do not begin with...
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    In other words it is correct to 'Conclusively,...

    In other words it is correct to 'Conclusively, ...' I've never heard of this being wrong. I will leave it as it is. I'm sure the American reviewers are aware of British/American English.

    Anyway,...
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    [/B] I hope it doesn't turn ugly lol. (Joking)

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    I hope it doesn't turn ugly lol. (Joking)
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    Have to disagree. Example: Conclusively,...

    Have to disagree.

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    Conclusively, we wanted to find out how the respective interviewees...blah blah
    Now, for the first time ever, we shall conclusively prove that Freemasonry is.......
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    [/B] I will leave that phrase in my essay....

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    I will leave that phrase in my essay. Matter of preference.
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    Erm... it does to me lol I'm a British native...

    Erm... it does to me lol I'm a British native speaker.
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    If it was I'm sure my university lecturer a few...

    If it was I'm sure my university lecturer a few years ago would have commented during essay feedback. Which they didn't.
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    hi, I wouldn't go that far regarding whether...

    hi, I wouldn't go that far regarding whether English is my first language lol. However, any input is fine with me.

    Be as harsh as you like. Only way to learn.

    Thanks.
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