A few more than twenty days are remaining for Diwali

tufguy

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Diwali will be here in 24 days or twenty four days to go until Diwali. Can we say "A few more than twenty days are remaining for Diwali?"
 

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1. Diwali will be here in 24 days.
[STRIKE]or[/STRIKE]
2. Twenty-four days to go until Diwali.

Can we say:
3. "A few more than twenty days are remaining for Diwali?"

Didn't I suggest, only yesterday, that you number sentences you are suggesting?

Sentence 1 is OK.
#2 is not a complete sentence. You need two words before "twenty-four".
Sentence 3 is completely incorrect.
 

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Didn't I suggest, only yesterday, that you number sentences you are suggesting?

Sentence 1 is OK.
#2 is not a complete sentence. You need two words before "twenty-four".
Sentence 3 is completely incorrect.


There are 24 days to go until Diwali.

Can number three be amended?
 

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Diwali is 24 days away.
 
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