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    specifically

    Is it correct to use "specifically" at the beginning of a sentence, like in the sentence below:

    I'm writing to you about the job offer you posted on your site. Specifically, I have a couple of questions regarding...

    Thanks.

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    Re: specifically

    Quote Originally Posted by Jasmin165 View Post
    Is it correct to use "specifically" at the beginning of a sentence, like in the sentence below:

    I'm writing to you about the job offer you posted on your site. Specifically, I have a couple of questions regarding...

    Thanks.
    I would probably write this: "I have a couple of specific questions regarding..."

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    Re: specifically

    I guess I could just replace "specifically" with "in particular."

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    Re: specifically

    Quote Originally Posted by Jasmin165 View Post
    I guess I could just replace "specifically" with "in particular."
    Yes, you could.

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