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    The determiner in the following phrase, "a year and a half"

    Op-ed: After a year and a half of semi-anarchy, Egypt is once again ruled by one person Morsi

    I think there is no rule whether we do double the determiner or not.

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    Re: The determiner in the following phrase, "a year and a half"

    'After a year and a half' is mandatory.

    Rover

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