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    Default How many weeks have past

    I am wondering if there is any difference between these sentences and if they are grammatically correct.

    1. How many weeks have past without him talking to anyone?
    2. How many weeks have past since he talked to anyone?

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    Default Re: How many weeks have past

    Quote Originally Posted by Bassim View Post
    I am wondering if there is any difference between these sentences and if they are grammatically correct.

    1. How many weeks have past without him talking to anyone?
    2. How many weeks have past since he talked to anyone?
    Neither is correct.

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    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Default Re: How many weeks have past

    Thank you emsr2d2,
    I understand that I wrote the word "passed" wrong. I am just wondering if there is any difference if I write:
    How many weeks have passed since he talked to anyone.
    and
    How many weeks have passed without him talking to anyone.

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    Default Re: How many weeks have past

    Quote Originally Posted by Bassim View Post
    Thank you emsr2d2,
    I understand that I wrote the word "passed" wrong. I am just wondering if there is any difference if I write:
    How many weeks have passed since he talked to anyone.
    and
    How many weeks have passed without him talking to anyone.
    They are both fine and mean the same.

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    Default Re: How many weeks have past

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    They are both fine and mean the same.
    They are if a question mark is added at the end of each one.
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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