[Vocabulary] amid/amidst & among/amongst

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Rosamond00

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Once again, I would like to know the "actual" difference between them, and whether any would be grammatically incorrect in some contexts.
 

Tdol

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Stylistically, some regard the -st forms as a bit pretentious because people use them to sound more formal and learned.
 
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