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    Can we say MANY MILLION SENTENCES? If the answer is yes, then what's the the fifference in meaning between MANY MILLIONS OF SENTENCES and MANY MILLION SENTENCES?
    I need native speakers' help.

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    Although I would understand "many million sentences" that is not very natural for me. "Many millions of sentences" is more idiomatic.

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