Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Firstly"

Synonyms of "Firstly" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between firstly and first of all ?
A: Both "firstly" and "first of all" are used when there is a list or subsequent events. "First" is used like that as well. First/firstly/first of all I will cover idioms; second/secondly/second of all I will discuss cliches. All of these mean "in the first place" or "to begin with".
Q: What is the difference between firstly and firstable and First at all ?
A: I think "firstable" is probably mis-heard for "first of all".

"First of all" and "Firstly" can both be used to start a sentence. They mean the same.

Firstable and "first at all" are wrong, I think.
Q: What is the difference between firstly and first of all and above all ?
A: Firstly/first would be when someone is listing something in sequential (in order).

For example: "Firstly/First, we have to go to the store. Secondly/Second we have to go walking. Thirdly/Third, we have to get home."

First of all is also listing things, but more of like insulting, in a way.

For example: "First of all, that's a stupid idea. Second of all, go to your room."

Above all examples/ "Above of all things, we need to go."

Hope this helped 😁
Q: What is the difference between firstly and first of all ?
A: They're the same, but "Firstly" is grammatically incorrect. It's a slang where people use it for casual English speaking conversations.

Examples:
1. Firstly (incorrect grammar): Firstly, I would like to introduce you to my friend.
2. First of all (correct grammar): First of all, I would like to introduce you to my friend.

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Q: Please show me how to pronounce firstly

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A: Actually, now that you say that I think both are technically correct! ‘Firsly’ sounds like how american english speakers say ‘Firstly’ when they are speaking fast.

but yes, the standard way to pronounce it is First•ly
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Q: firstly... does this sound natural?
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Q: Firstly we want to emphasize that the request receipt date for item GSE and RGJC is on 2017/05/20. We would like you to step up the production and arrange the shipment ASAP.
You can ship 9975kg of GSE and 9170kg of RGJC firstly(we hope it will advance the shipdate because you don't need to ship the order till all the 38340kg of RGJC have been produced.
Then you can ship the rest of RGJC with WGJC with the estimated time of arrival on 17th June. does this sound natural?
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