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Barrie England

Same in German? I happen just to have come across this: ‘Die Anzahl der Volksinitiativen hat in den letzten Jahren stetig zugenommen.’

Warsaw Will

I've been sort of collecting posts on expressions like this on my blog. As well as writing about 'a number of' and 'a succession of', I posted about 'a wide range of' after coming across this in the Guardian - "A wide range of activists, both African and European, is furious about the New Alliance" - which seems rather odd to me.

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