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    #1

    article

    Which is correct?
    1. I am going on a two week holiday.
    2. I am going on two week holiday.
    Thanks.

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    #2

    Re: article

    1 is correct.

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    Re: article

    I'm sorry to butt in, but if I may ask...
    Should the two words be hyphenated?
    I'm going on a two-week holiday.

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    #4

    Re: article

    NOT A TEACHER

    It can either be hyphenated or without a hyphen, the meaning is the same.

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    Re: article

    I would hyphenate it.
    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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    #6

    Re: article

    Quote Originally Posted by Barb_D View Post
    I would hyphenate it.
    So would I.

    I am going on a two-week holiday.
    I am going on two weeks' holiday.
    I am going on holiday for two weeks.

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