What’s wrong with “anyways,” anyway?

One word that gets some people in a lather is anyways with an s. It’s illogical! Senseless! Illiterate! Etc. But none of them ever seem to bother looking up its origins and history. So, for those who want to know, I’ve given the details in my latest article for TheWeek.com:

In defense of ‘anyways’

 

2 responses to “What’s wrong with “anyways,” anyway?

  1. So that -s represents the genitive suffix…how interesting!! Never suspected it, or heard of sentence adverbs. Thank you!

  2. So, anyway….! Well written!

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