Date: Thu, 9 Mar 1995 13:00:14 -0600 From: debaron[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UIUC.EDU Subject: Re: "Most importantly" It's a common variant, or rather probably the most common. See the discussion in Webster's Dictionary of English Usage. Dennis -- Dennis Baron debaron[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Department of English office: 217-333-2392 University of Illinois fax: 217-333-4321 608 South Wright Street home: 217-384-1683 Urbana, Illinois 61801