Language: Common mistakes

17 05 2011

It is common to see “As such” at the beginning of a sentence. This is incorrect. The correct usage is given below:

as such

1. as being what is indicated; in that capacity: An officer of the law, as such, is entitled to respect.

2. in itself or in themselves: The position, as such, does not appeal to him, but the salary is a lure.


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