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Friday, March 22, 2013
couple/couple of: Common Errors in English Usage Entry for Friday, March 22, 2013
Instead of “She went with a couple sleazy guys before she met me,” write “a couple of guys” if you are trying to sound a bit more formal. Leaving the “of” out is a casual, slangy pattern.
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