In response to that, I can only say this:Originally Posted by mesmark
Would you then advise against using it? In other words: If I were you, I wouldn't say it.
We have all agreed that it isn't natural or it isn't something we would say or should teach, but it is technically correct.
What would you say to those learning how to speak English?
Here it is, but why doesn't it sound good to me?
- Use it if the context permits it - no problem. It's correct.
- No, don't use it. It's not good.
- No, don't use it. It's not good. However, it's technically correct.
I like this better: http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&l...e+last+year%22
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