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    Eway is offline Senior Member
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    Default the better part of a year & full holiday season

    Dear Teachers,

    When people say "the better part of a year", such as "they worked around the clock for the better part of a year", what time of a year does that mean? And, what is a so-called "full holiday season"? A national holiday?

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    Default Re: the better part of a year & full holiday season

    The better part just means the larger part, or more than 50% of the year. I don't know what they mean by the second phrase.

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