Although both anymore and any more are found in written use, in current writing anymore is the more common styling. Anymore is regularly used in negative
, and conditional
contexts and in certain positive constructions.
In many regions of the U.S. the use of anymore in sense 2 is quite common in positive constructions, especially in speech.
The positive use appears to have been of Midland origin, but it is now reported to be widespread in all speech areas of the U.S. except New England.
Examples of anymore in a Sentence
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