"Since" or "For"?

By Jean-Pierre Ranschaert - ihecs - 2003


1. He worked here as a journalist __ three years, from 99 to 2002.

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2. I will be staying in Paris __ two months.

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3. We haven't heard from her __ April last year.

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4. She's been working with us __ Paul left.

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5. It's been three years __ we started advertising Thalys.

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6. Interest rates are likely to stay low __ a long time.

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7. We'll need some extra staff __ the next three weeks.

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8. The staff has been working much more enthusiastically __ we introduced profit-sharing.

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9. It's a long time __ we specialized in sponsorship only.

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10. We've been advertising on TV every night __ two weeks now.

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11. So we have been advertising __ a fortnight.

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12. We have seen sales rising __ then.

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