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    How much does a subscription to the Times cost

    I am wondering if my sentences is are grammatically correct. Which of them sounds better?

    1. How much does a subscription to the Times cost for a year?

    Or should I say:

    2. How much does a yearly subscription to the Times cost?

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    Re: How much does a subscription to the Times cost

    The second sounds better. I'd probably ask about an "annual subscription" or "a year's subscription".
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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    Re: How much does a subscription to the Times cost

    If we are talking about a subscription for six moths could I write the following:

    How much does a six-month subscription to the Times cost?

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    Re: How much does a subscription to the Times cost

    Yes. Note that if you're talking about the British newspaper, it's The Times. I missed that the first time.
    Remember - if you don't use correct capitalisation, punctuation and spacing, anything you write will be incorrect.

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