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Autor:  CR
E-mail:  crs@sbcuc.net
Data:  08/MAI/2009 2:04 PM
Assunto:  Help, please
 
Mensagem: 

 - They study more or less five hours during the whole week. (Is it correct to say "more or less" ? It's sound a bit strange here).

 

"more or less" is not used in English in the sense of "about" or "approximately", ergo —

 

 - They study about five hours during the whole week.

 

Be well.

 

CR


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 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Help, please  –  JK  08/MAI/2009, 12:21 PM
 Help, please  –  CR  08/MAI/2009, 2:04 PM
Help, please  –  JK  08/MAI/2009, 2:27 PM
Help, please  –  Dale-CR  08/MAI/2009, 8:57 PM
Help, please  –  JK  08/MAI/2009, 11:24 PM
Help, please  –  Dale-CR  09/MAI/2009, 12:32 AM

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