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    Begining that day he has been cutting cakes.

    We say "I will be doing this begining Monday."

    "I will do this begining today."


    "I started doing this last Monday."

    You told me it is wrong to say "from Monday onwards or from September tenth onwards." But what we need to say if we don't have the date or day of particular event. Like "At my friends office whenever a birthday cake is cut few people get a lot of pieces whereas few people don't even get to taste it. So one day their team leader noticed this thing and he told them that begining that day he would cut cakes so that every one would get cake. Begining that day he has been cutting cakes."

    Please check.

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    Re: Begining that day he has been cutting cakes.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    But what do we need to say...?
    It's more important for you to get the basics right than come up with these unlikely situations. You waste a lot of your time and ours with these very basic mistakes.

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    Re: Begining that day he has been cutting cakes.

    And 'beginning' is spelt wrong every time.

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    Re: Begining that day he has been cutting cakes.

    Quote Originally Posted by tufguy View Post
    At my friends office
    And you missed an apostrophe.

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    Re: Begining that day he has been cutting cakes.

    And when did we say "... from Monday onwards" or "... from September onwards" is wrong? In the right context, they're correct in BrE.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Begining that day he has been cutting cakes.

    We say "I will be doing this beginning Monday."

    "I will do this beginning today."


    "I started doing this last Monday."

    You told me it is wrong to say "from Monday onwards or from September tenth onwards." But what do we need to say if we don't have the date or day of particular event? Like "At my friend's office whenever a birthday cake is cut few people get a lot of pieces whereas few people don't even get to taste it. So one day their team leader noticed this thing and he told them that beginning that day he would cut cakes so that every one would get cake. Beginning that day he has been cutting cakes."

    Please check.

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    Re: Begining that day he has been cutting cakes.

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    And when did we say "... from Monday onwards" or "... from September onwards" is wrong? In the right context, they're correct in BrE.
    https://www.usingenglish.com/forum/t...-onwards-or-on. Please check this link.

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    Re: Begining that day he has been cutting cakes.

    I did. You were not told that it is wrong. Please read the responses you receive carefully.

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    Re: Begining that day he has been cutting cakes.

    Quote Originally Posted by Piscean View Post
    I did. You were not told that it is wrong. Please read the responses you receive carefully.
    But Goestation told me that it is unnatural to say "from tomorrow onwards".

    And what I should be using "from that day" or "beginning that day" he has been cutting cake.

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    #10

    Re: Begining that day he has been cutting cakes.

    Read post #9 in that thread again.

    I don't find it particularly unnatural, but that is irrelevant. Neither GS nor ems told you it was incorrect.

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