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    Default Call after half hour/ half an hour?

    Hi,

    Some people say "Call after half hour" and some "Call after half an hour". Which one is correct, please.

    Sweetie

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    Default Re: Call after half hour/ half an hour?

    The second is the standard form, but colloquially the article is sometimes dropped.

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    Default Re: Call after half hour/ half an hour?

    Quote Originally Posted by tdol
    The second is the standard form, but colloquially the article is sometimes dropped.
    Hi,

    Thanks for the help.

    Regards,

    Sweetie.

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