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    #1

    figure of speech

    hi,

    is it right to say "it will be of much help"

    thanks,
    mira

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    Re: figure of speech

    Quote Originally Posted by miralande View Post
    hi,
    is it right to say "it will be of much help"
    thanks,
    mira
    Much better options would be "it will be of great help....." or "it will be very helpful......."

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    #3

    Re: figure of speech

    This phrase is used more often I think in a negative sense within a larger sentence. For example -

    I don't think it will be of much help if you change the software.
    I doubt it will be of much help to stay up all night studying.

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    Smile Re: figure of speech

    thank you!!!

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    #5

    Re: figure of speech

    Quote Originally Posted by miralande View Post
    hi,
    is it right to say "it will be of much help"
    thanks,
    mira
    More likely (I think):
    It would be of much help if you could give me some advice.

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