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    #1

    Is the sentence correct?

    The kidnappers demanded a huge ransom from the multi-millionaire.

    Is the sentence correct?

    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: Is the sentence correct?

    I don't see anything wrong with it.

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    #3

    Re: Is the sentence correct?

    [AmE - not a teacher]

    I would not hyphenate "multimillionaire".

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    #4

    Re: Is the sentence correct?

    Quote Originally Posted by BobSmith View Post
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    I would not hyphenate "multimillionaire".
    Nor would I.

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    #5

    Re: Is the sentence correct?

    Thanks to all of you for your guidance.

    According to the Collins Cobuild Dictionary, the word can be spelled in two ways - with or without the hyphen.
    Last edited by Tan Elaine; 31-Mar-2012 at 02:56.

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