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    a major fraction

    "He's probably spending a major fraction of his time trying to avoid getting caught." D. Rumsfeld

    Is the above sentence written in good English/strange Enlish/bad English?

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    Re: a major fraction

    Quote Originally Posted by moniza View Post
    "He's probably spending a major fraction of his time trying to avoid getting caught." D. Rumsfeld

    Is the above sentence written in good English/strange Enlish/bad English?

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    "major fraction" sounds odd to me, and I wouldn't say that. (but maybe others would)

    I would say 'major part' or 'major portion'.

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