Monday Quickies

  • The preferred spelling is ambience, not ambiance.
  • When you place it before a noun, the phrase is written multimillion-dollar (note hyphen usage).
  • The phrase period of time can be shortened to time in every instance.
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One Response to “Monday Quickies”
  1. Eleanor says:

    Also see: “A number of __.” “Several __” or “many __” are more concise (and also less pompous!)

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