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    Default How much time apart should the appetizer and main dish be served?

    1) How much time apart should the appetizer and main dish be served?

    2) What is the lenght of time between serving appetizer and main dish be served?


    Can I phrase the sentences in such a way?

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    Default Re: How much time apart should the appetizer and main dish be served?

    How much time should be left between serving the appetiser/starter and [serving] the main course?
    Remember - correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing make posts much easier to read.

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    Default Re: How much time apart should the appetizer and main dish be served?

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    How much time should be left between serving the appetiser/starter and [serving] the main course?
    How about:

    What is the recommended time interval between serving the appetizer and the main course?

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    Default Re: How much time apart should the appetizer and main dish be served?

    Quote Originally Posted by tedtmc View Post
    How about:

    What is the recommended time interval between serving the appetizer and the main course?

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    If you say that, I would omit "time".

    What is the recommended/suggested/perfect interval between serving the appetiser/starter and the main course?
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