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    #1

    Which one is correct

    'It is a great pleasure...'
    and
    'It is great pleasure...',

    Thank you in advance.

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    #2

    Re: Which one is correct

    It's always helpful to see the full sentence.

    Probably "a great pleasure."
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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    Re: Which one is correct

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    It's always helpful to see the full sentence.

    Probably "a great pleasure."
    'It is a great pleasure to meet you.
    and
    'It is great pleasure
    to meet you.

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    Re: Which one is correct

    Quote Originally Posted by nado92 View Post
    'It is a great pleasure to meet you.
    and
    'It is great pleasure
    to meet you.
    "It is a great pleasure..." alternatively you could say "It gives me great pleasure..."

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    Re: Which one is correct

    Quote Originally Posted by bhaisahab View Post
    "It is a great pleasure..." alternatively you could say "It gives me great pleasure..."
    Thanks.


    Can't we say

    "It gives a me great pleasure...

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    Re: Which one is correct

    No, that would sound very unnatural.
    I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.

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