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  1. B45
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    Can you say: How many days are the wedding? or How many days is the wedding?

    Can you say:

    How many days are the wedding?

    or

    How many days is the wedding?

    Are both useable? Why one or the other?

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    Re: Can you say: How many days are the wedding? or How many days is the wedding?

    How about:

    How many days does the wedding last?

    Or:


    How long does the wedding last?



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    Re: Can you say: How many days are the wedding? or How many days is the wedding?

    I am not familiar with multiple-day weddings.

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    Re: Can you say: How many days are the wedding? or How many days is the wedding?

    I assumed you meant "In how many days is the wedding?" or "How many days to go until the wedding?" Whilst the celebrations might last a few days, a wedding in the UK lasts a couple of hours at the most.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: Can you say: How many days are the wedding? or How many days is the wedding?

    Quote Originally Posted by emsr2d2 View Post
    I assumed you meant "In how many days is the wedding?" or "How many days to go until the wedding?" Whilst the celebrations might last a few days, a wedding in the UK lasts a couple of hours at the most.
    It's a 2 day wedding including the reception, so the person was asking:

    How many days is the wedding?

    Or

    How many days are the wedding?

    Are both okay?

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    Re: Can you say: How many days are the wedding? or How many days is the wedding?

    Neither is OK.

    See Tarheel's post #2.

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    Re: Can you say: How many days are the wedding? or How many days is the wedding?

    Quote Originally Posted by MikeNewYork View Post
    I am not familiar with multiple-day weddings.
    Hindu weddings last at least five days.

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    Re: Can you say: How many days are the wedding? or How many days is the wedding?

    How many days are there to the wedding?

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    Red face Re: Can you say: How many days are the wedding? or How many days is the wedding?

    hi, you can say either how many days does the wedding take or how many days does the wedding
    last

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    Re: Can you say: How many days are the wedding? or How many days is the wedding?

    Yes, if you capitalize the first word and end with a question mark. Also we invert the subject and auxiliary verb in a question.

    Hi, can you say....

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