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    #1

    this and that metres long

    Hi teachers,

    Two electric wires are 246895 and 348749 metres long. Find out...

    Can I say the the underlined in this way: "this and that metres long"?

    Many thanks.
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    #2

    Re: this and that metres long

    Why would you want to say that?
    You can say: Two electric wires are of different lengths (without saying the exact lengths).

    not a teacher

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