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    Could you tell me if 'the' is needed before 'times':

    Now (...) times have changed, and not for the better.

    Thank you.


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    SOTOMAYOR LOOKS LIKE ONE OF US - Yahoo! News
    Now the times have changed, for the better I think. If Sotomayor is confirmed, which she should be, the court will actually have six Catholics, two Jews and one lonely white male Protestant.


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    The big squeeze | The Japan Times Online
    "So the banks are trying to clear deflating assets from their books. In the early 1990s, the banks tried to persuade people like the Miyazakis to borrow money. Now times have changed and they're trying to force them to pay back more quickly. It's very cowardly behavior. I'm going to raise their case in the Diet."

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    Re: article

    Quote Originally Posted by natasha View Post
    Could you tell me if 'the' is needed before 'times':

    Now (...) times have changed, and not for the better.

    Thank you.
    No, the article is not necessary.

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