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    Question what a few minutes

    Dear teachers,

    We had a tour to a village in Hokkaido, when my friends saw a beautiful scenary, they praised "what a beautiful scenary !"
    We had waited for a very long time for the tour,
    and we didn't mind waiting for another few minutes to have our passports checked, shall we say:

    1. what is a few minutes!

    or

    2. what a few minutes!

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    Default Re: what a few minutes

    Quote Originally Posted by kwfine View Post
    Dear teachers,

    We took a tour to a village in Hokkaido.
    When my friends saw the beautiful scenery, they said,
    "Wow, what beautiful scenery!" or "Wow, this place is so beautiful!"
    Even though we had waited for a very long time,
    we didn't mind waiting for another few minutes to have our passports checked.

    Should we say:

    1. what is a few minutes!

    or

    2. what a few minutes!
    Use the first one, but as follows:

    "What is a few minutes?"


    Also note the corrections and suggestions on the whole quotation.

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