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    like wise

    why like and wise together becomes to likewise

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    Re: like wise

    Quote Originally Posted by dogg View Post
    why like and wise together becomes to likewise
    I'm not a teacher.
    But this is my suggestion:

    Because it's an adverb.
    Some words has changed their meaning if you put them together.
    Like:
    beforehand: before hand

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