It's been a long time

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It's been a long time

Unread post by QiQi » Thu Jun 04, 2009 1:37 pm

1. It's been a long time since I've seen you.
2. It's been 3 years since I've seen you.
What will people in America and in Britain think of them respectively?



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Re: It's been a long time

Unread post by Joe » Sun Aug 23, 2009 8:46 pm

Both OK here in UK, though 1 might be more idiomatic as:

It's a long time since I've seen you.

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