But&And at the Beginning of a Sentence In Japan, BUT or AND shouldn't be used at the beginning of a sentence as it is too frank or grammatically wrong. However, I have seen such BUTs and ANDs many times ...

17 Dec 2014

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But&And at the Beginning of a Sentence

In Japan, BUT or AND shouldn't be used at the beginning of a sentence as it is too frank or grammatically wrong.
However, I have seen such BUTs and ANDs many times even in articles written by English speakers.

Which is true?

Thanks in advance.

Native language
English (US)

Native language
English (US)

Native language
English (US)

Native language
Japanese

Native language
English (US)

Native language
Japanese
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