tfneva

Joined: September 11, 2011

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Re: couple vs couple of  •  September 11, 2011, 11:21am  •  0 vote

Use "couple of" if you assume couple to be a noun, such as pair: "a couple of apples" or "a pair of apples." Drop the "of" if you assume "couple" to be an adjective, such as few: "a couple apples" or

Re: couple vs couple of  •  September 11, 2011, 10:55am  •  1 vote

Why is "couple of X" grammatically correct? What is the logic? And if "of" should be inserted after couple, then why not after "few or "several?" A few of things? A several of things? "A couple