Questions from teachers about English grammar and usage
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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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Both OK here in UK, though 1 might be more idiomatic as:
It's a long time since I've seen you.