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    Cool An hours worth of visuals

    Please, this is a rather bizarre sentence for me. What's it saying properly?

    It talks about a movie director showing visual material to a producer:

    "He also brought about an hours worth of visuals that he showed me on video"

    Is the sentences simply saying that the director showed to the producer hours of visuals? This "an hours worth" is what disturbs me. Asingular article before "hours" in plural? And this "worth" following?

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    Re: An hours worth of visuals

    Quote Originally Posted by Bushwhacker View Post
    Please, this is a rather bizarre sentence for me. What's it saying properly?

    It talks about a movie director showing visual material to a producer:

    "He also brought about an hours worth of visuals that he showed me on video"

    Is the sentences simply saying that the director showed to the producer hours of visuals? This "an hours worth" is what disturbs me. Asingular article before "hours" in plural? And this "worth" following?

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    not hours, only one hour
    It should be 'about an hour worth of visuals' or 'about an hour's worth of visuals'.

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    Cool Re: An hours worth of visuals

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    not hours, only one hour
    It should be 'about an hour worth of visuals' or 'about an hour's worth of visuals'.
    Thank You for your help. But then what does it mean "hour worth" or "hour's worth"? Maybe "visuals for about an hour"?

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    Re: An hours worth of visuals

    Quote Originally Posted by Bushwhacker View Post
    Thank You for your help. But then what does it mean "hour worth" or "hour's worth"? Maybe "visuals for about an hour"?

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    Yes, visuals which last(ed) about an hour.

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