Poll: It lasted ____.

It lasted ____.

two hours
for two hours
Either could be used.

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  • Added: December 2007

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Eveline

We do not need "for" when we use verb "last", but we can transfom such sentences into Present Perfect and then we can use "for". For example: he has been writing for two hours. BUT His writing lasted two hours. :)

Ruvelyn Ta-aca

that's a great explanation
Eveline.I've learned something.

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