[Ubuntu-l10n-eng] When do we use "whilst" as opposed to "while"?
toby.smithe at gmail.com
Sun Sep 3 23:18:33 BST 2006
On 03/09/06, Dan Bishop <dan at viciouslime.co.uk> wrote:
> On Sun, 2006-09-03 at 23:10 +0100, Malcolm wrote:
> > On 9/3/06, Matt Sicker <boards at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Whilst is so old-school. :P
> > I agree, I'd always use "while".
> > --
> > Malcolm Parsons
> I'd have to disagree, everyone I know would use whilst. Maybe it's a
> northern/north-eastern thing?
Not really. I'm in the south-east, and as you can see, I like whilst.
But then again, I don't really welcome change, so...
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