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Will17

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Hello,

Are these sentences correct please? :

-This stream is 4 metres wide.

-My dog can jump over a 4-metre-wide stream.

Thanks a lot for your help,

Will
 

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They are both correct.
 

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:up: ...And, in the second case, you could just say '...four-metre stream'. (I suppose it could be taken as referring to a stream that was four metres long, but in the real world that doesn't make much sense; and the other possible interpretation - '....four metres deep' - makes no sense at all, given what a stream is.

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