Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free

Let us not forget that "always" and "never" are quite Watch

    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    17
    ReputationRep:
    strong of words that should be used when actually necessary/cogent, and that "usually", "almost", "sometimes", "tend(s) to", or "commonly", are USUALLY more fitting of words to use in general.
    • Very Important Poster
    • Study Helper
    • Welcome Squad
    Offline

    21
    ReputationRep:
    Very Important Poster
    Study Helper
    Welcome Squad
    (Original post by Wolfram Alpha)
    strong of words that should be used when actually necessary/cogent, and that "usually", "almost", "sometimes", "tend(s) to", or "commonly", are USUALLY more fitting of words to use in general.
    Would always agree with that
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    But lets also not get carried away. In casual conversation they can often be used without implying all the certainty that one could also associate with them.
    Offline

    2
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Wolfram Alpha)
    strong of words that should be used when actually necessary/cogent, and that "usually", "almost", "sometimes", "tend(s) to", or "commonly", are USUALLY more fitting of words to use in general.
    hate is also a strong word xD
    • Aston Villa FC Supporter
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    Aston Villa FC Supporter
    The strongest word is 'titanium'. Woah!
 
 
 
Reply
Submit reply
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Updated: July 18, 2016
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • Poll
    Has a teacher ever helped you cheat?
    Useful resources
    AtCTs

    Ask the Community Team

    Got a question about the site content or our moderation? Ask here.

    Welcome Lounge

    Welcome Lounge

    We're a friendly bunch. Post here if you're new to TSR.

    Groups associated with this forum:

    View associated groups
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

    Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

    Write a reply...
    Reply
    Hide
    Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.