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  1. Newbie
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    #1

    is it correct ?

    Hello

    Is it correct to say ? : she reigned 63 years.
    Thanks

  2. IvanV's Avatar

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    Re: is it correct ?

    It is.

  3. Newbie
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    Post to reign

    I hesitated between :
    - she reigned many years.
    - she reigned for many years.
    But if both are correct , it is great !
    Thank you.

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    #4

    Re: to reign

    Quote Originally Posted by SALLY47 View Post
    I hesitated between :
    - she reigned many years.
    - she reigned for many years.
    But if both are correct , it is great !
    Thank you.
    I think it's better with 'for'.

  5. IvanV's Avatar

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    Re: to reign

    Both are okay, but I agree with bhaisahab that it is better with 'for'.

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