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"A couple..."
Topic Started: Jul 15 2017, 03:32 PM (62 Views)
George K
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I'm noticing that, more and more, on TV and radio, I'm hearing people say, "A couple weeks after...."

Isn't it, properly, "A couple of weeks after...."

I know, it's not pedantry Wednesday, but I'm wondering.
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Copper
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Should you be saying "it's not pedantry Wednesday" or "it isn't pedantry Wednesday"?

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