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I´ve heard this kind of comment a couple of times on a tennis TV coverage: Federer will serve to a two sets to love lead. Why not Federer will serve to a two-set-to-love lead?
I´ve learned that I can only say, for example: I have a 10-dollar bill, or He´s a 36-year-old tennis player, because the underlined words work as adjectives. I can´t understand why there are two possibilities in relation to the first sentence I posted...