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    #1

    The delay in delivery is unbelievably long.(correct ?)

    Is the below sentence correct ?

    The delay in delivery is unbelievably long.

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    Re: The delay in delivery is unbelievably long.(correct ?)

    It's OK.

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    Re: The delay in delivery is unbelievably long.(correct ?)

    I wouldn't be so sure. What is 'the delivery'? 'The wait until I get my X is unbelievably long. ' (The supplier's normal delivery time is long). Or 'It's unbelievable! This is the Nth time the delivery's been delayed.' That is, a delay is a bad thing that happens sometimes; a wait is just part of the human condition!

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    Re: The delay in delivery is unbelievably long.(correct ?)

    The sentence is acceptable, in my opinion.

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    Re: The delay in delivery is unbelievably long.(correct ?)

    I am not a teacher.

    Since a delay is a period of time, it must have a length.

    How long is it? Unbelievably long!

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