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    how important of a?

    Is there such an expression in English as "how important of a"? Like, "How important of a spy was this for the U.S.?"?
    Thank you very much!

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    Re: how important of a?

    I would say it is non-standard usage. It is certainly often used in spoken English, but never in formal writing. It can/should just be left out as in, "How important a spy was this he/she for the U.S?"

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    Re: how important of a?

    No

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    Re: how important of a?

    Thank you very much!!

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