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    #1

    I have 2 weeks (of) holidays. ???

    Is this correct : "I have 2 weeks (of) holidays." ?


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    Re: I have 2 weeks (of) holidays. ???

    Quote Originally Posted by ph2004 View Post
    Is this correct : "I have 2 weeks (of) holidays." ?
    ... two weeks of holiday... .
    ... a two weeks' holiday... .
    I am going on a vacation for two weeks.


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    Re: I have 2 weeks (of) holidays. ???

    Quote Originally Posted by Kondorosi View Post
    ... two weeks of holiday... .
    ... a two weeks' holiday... .
    I am going on a vacation for two weeks.
    Isn't a necessary?

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    Re: I have 2 weeks (of) holidays. ???

    Quote Originally Posted by Elemoi View Post
    Isn't a necessary?
    "Two weeks' holiday" or "a two week holiday".


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    Re: I have 2 weeks (of) holidays. ???

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    "Two weeks' holiday" or "a two week holiday".
    What about "a two-week holiday"?

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    Re: I have 2 weeks (of) holidays. ???

    Quote Originally Posted by Elemoi View Post
    What about "a two-week holiday"?
    Yes.

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