If we see an Americanism we like, we snaffle it - and so we should.
Our written language may end up as a series of ridiculous emoticons and everchanging abbreviations. E-mailing has seen to that and I must confess that I would find it difficult to live without it. I resent the fact that I spend so much of my working day (and, even more regrettably, weekends) checking for e-mails - most of which are junk.
I am also cross with myself for the way I have adapted my own style.
In the early days I treated e-mails as though they were letters.
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