RE: Common Errors in English

Subject: RE: Common Errors in English
From: "T. Word Smith" <techwordsmith -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2004 08:36:36 -0800 (PST)

Have you tried,

"I have fewer than 100 years of experience"?

LOL!! Sorry, couldn't resist.

Plural possessive or prepositional phrase works for



--- John Posada <JPosada -at- isogon -dot- com> wrote:
> Speaking of English errors...
> Someone came from across the hall and asked about
> this use of the
> possessive.
> "I have over 9 year's experience."
> "I have over 9 years of experience."
> I say no possessive in either. He says yes to the
> first one.


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