Common grammar question

Subject: Common grammar question
From: Deborah Hemstreet <dvora -at- tech-challenged -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 06 Jan 2011 12:06:53 -0700

*Hi all, I always (ALWAYS) get confused on this, so if you could not just tell me which is correct, but what the RULE is, I'd be very grateful!*

... with a seven year history...
... with a seven-year history...

Which of the above is correct?

Thanks in advance


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