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Old 08-31-2009, 11:26 PM
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If you look at books from the 1700's and 1800's, you will see "to-day" and "to-morrow" frequently. Those terms were in the second stage of that progression at the time. But most modern readers don't even realize that these terms started out as 2 separate words.
I have many books from the 1920s and 1930s, especially British books, that continue to use the hyphen in those words.