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    Default more than a week/for over a week

    Which of these options is correct?
    You are just wasting my time more than a week.
    You are just wasting my time for over a week.

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    Default Re: more than a week/for over a week

    Not a teacher. I think the second sentence is correct. The first sentence seems to lack a preposition.

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    Default Re: more than a week/for over a week

    You have been wasting my time for more than a week.

    Actually, most people won't notice a difference in the "more than" and "over" but the tense is important.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Thank you.

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