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    #1

    what's the difference?

    what's the difference vbet..

    1. I haven't seen him in 6 months...

    2. I haven't seen him for 6 months..

  1. #2

    Re: what's the difference?

    nothing

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    #3

    Re: what's the difference?

    Chum, there is a slight difference:

    in 6 months <within the span of that period>
    for 6 months <over the span of that period>

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    #4

    Re: what's the difference?

    Can i see it this way?
    1. i see the person now...maybe i can use sentence number 1.

    2. until now, i haven't seen that person...

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    #5

    Re: what's the difference?

    That works quite well, chum. I never thought of it that way. Thanks.

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