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  1. Newbie
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    #1

    How long?

    How long should we wait? This is a correct sentence.However,I am not sure whether it is OK to say 'How long more should we wait?'

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    Re: How long?

    Quote Originally Posted by Dilenci View Post
    How long should we wait? This is a correct sentence.However,I am not sure whether it is OK to say 'How long more should we wait?'
    how long would we have to wait still?

    not a teacher

  3. Raymott's Avatar
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    #3

    Re: How long?

    Quote Originally Posted by Dilenci View Post
    How long should we wait? This is a correct sentence.However,I am not sure whether it is OK to say 'How long more should we wait?'
    No, you'd say "How much longer should we wait".

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