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Sometimes definitions of anyway and anyways get mixed up. According to you what is the major difference between their meaning? And which sentence is more correct to say:

1: Anyways, thank you.

2: Anyway, thank you.
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You contradict yourself... it can indeed not be singular or plural because it's not a noun, so why bring it up?
Hum, hum... How about always (which obviously means all ways) and sometimes (which means some times). It's always problematic to be categorical about language.
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AnonymousI always thought it had something to do with the order of saying it. Like;
- Anyway, I'm not going to the party tonight.
- I'm not going to the party tonight anyways.
So did I!

I'm so glad someone else pointed out that distinction. My primary language is not English, so I am of course no expert on the matter. I'm Danish but I think I often hear English speaking people (on TV etc.) use "anyways" in a sentence in exactly the way you described above. What I mean is that even though it may be incorrect and/or bad grammar, there might be a distinction between the two when it comes to the meaning of the words and the context in which they are used.
Hi,

I see no such distinction.

Uneducated people often say 'anyways'.
Some educated people know it is non-standard,but say it to add a faint trace of ironic humour to what they are saying.

Perhaps in 10 or 20 years, the word will have become standard. Language changes.

Clive
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Thank you, I am happy to hear this response. All languages have dialects, especially when speaking to others in close cirlces of family or friends, but this does not mean the user does not know how to use the standard form.
It is "Ghetto English" or " English" and it is also incorrect and bad English... The term is a symptom of a rapidly degenerating nation, whose indefinable culture and modern "progressive" nature has ensured that the best days of the USA are well behind it... I left the USA seven years ago and am very happy I chose to do so. I am in Northern Europe and though things are not perfect here we are certainly farther ahead educationally and we are finally starting to preserve traditional western culture. The USA focuses on quantity over quality and it shows in it's retail products and it's educations. They strive to add more people to the ranks of higher education by reducing the level and quality of that education so that the less capable can take part too. What you end up with is "anyways"...
Anyway is the correct form
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It's Anyway. There is no word Anyways
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