seems as/seeing as

Chris F Waigl chris at LASCRIBE.NET
Mon Dec 4 21:09:56 UTC 2006

Jonathan Lighter wrote:
> NYC ditto.
>   JL
> Wilson Gray <hwgray at GMAIL.COM> wrote:
> I've never heard or read "seems as." "Seeing as" is what I learned to
> say in Texas, so I'm with you, Scot.
I have heard "seeings as" (over here in England) and read "seeings
that". Both appear to be rather international, and the first one much
more frequent:

Chris Waigl

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