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    Is 'the amount of times..' actually wrong though?

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    Quote Originally Posted by SAgirl View Post
    Is 'the amount of times..' actually wrong though?
    Yes. You'd say number of times or amount of time, not amount of times.

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    Lol. You all sound like DH with his less and fewer arguments!
    I am pretty good with my grammar but will own that one! Apologies, ladies.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sonja View Post
    Yes. You'd say number of times or amount of time, not amount of times.
    Thanks I've learnt something today

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    Now it will drive you crazy, like it does me!...Listen out when you watch the news etc, and you will be gob-smacked at how many news-readers say "the amount of people..."
    NO!!!!...it is "the NUMBER of people"!!!


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    Saw this beauty on social media..

    "Yous all done a extremely awsome job. If they don't like it they can look after them thereselves"

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