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    #1

    Which one is correct?

    Which one does sound proper English? Or what should I say?

    It takes 30 minutes to walk from the campus to the downtown Hamilton.

    It takes 30 minutes to get to the downtown Hamilton, if you walk form the campus.

    Thank you for taking the time answering.

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    #2

    Re: Which one is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by arzgol View Post
    Which one does sound proper English? Or what should I say?

    It takes 30 minutes to walk from the campus to the downtown Hamilton.

    It takes 30 minutes to get to the downtown Hamilton, if you walk form the campus.

    Thank you for taking the time answering.
    The first one, minus the second article.

    It takes thirty minutes to walk from the campus to downtown Hamilton.

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    #3

    Re: Which one is correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by arzgol View Post
    Which one does sound proper English? Or what should I say?

    It takes 30 minutes to walk from the campus to the downtown Hamilton.

    It takes 30 minutes to get to the downtown Hamilton, if you walk form the campus.

    Thank you for taking the time answering.
    Both are OK, but #1 flows better for me.

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