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    #1

    Straight = informal here?

    Hello,

    Is "straight" in the following sentence a rather informal construction? Is it ok to put it in writing?

    They went ten years straight without seeing her.

    Thank you.

    Nawee

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    #2

    Re: Straight = informal here?

    It's fine in informal writing.

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