Table of Contents
- 1 What is the meaning of how much longer?
- 2 Is how much longer grammatically correct?
- 3 What does much longer mean?
- 4 What is the meaning of how long?
- 5 How do you use how long?
- 6 How can I use much longer?
- 7 When to use how long or how much longer?
- 8 How to calculate the duration of time between two times?
What is the meaning of how much longer?
How much longer is asking for the remainder from the time of the question (or answer).
Is how much longer grammatically correct?
Yes, “How much longer” means how much more time will be needed. Thanks FD and CW.
How long more meaning?
“How long more” is not grammatical English. You can say, “How many more,” if you specify a countable unit of time, or, “How much more,” if talking about (uncountable) time in general. For example: How many more days must I wait before they let me know if I’ve been accepted?
What is the difference between how much and how long?
both “how long” and “how much” are used to inquire about time but the difference is that we usually use the word “time” with the phrase “how much” whereas we don’t use the word “time” with the phrase “how long”. For example how long does it take to make the dish?
What does much longer mean?
In 1) “much longer” serves the same purpose in all instances. That is “only a little longer(and not much)”. If you use “any longer” here, it would mean “no longer”. In 2) “much” intensifies the adjective “longer” and “any longer” isn’t possible.
What is the meaning of how long?
Used literally: what duration. How long have you lived in Chicago? He won’t tell me how long he is going to stay. adverb.
What does any longer mean?
—usually used in negative statements to say that something that was once true or possible is not now true or possible We can’t ignore these problems any longer. I can’t afford the car any longer.
How much more meaning?
it asks you the amount to be added.
How do you use how long?
How long? is used to ask questions about amounts or periods of time. Take a look at the following: ‘How long have you been waiting?’…Study the following:
- ‘How many times have you read that book?’
- ‘How many times did you visit them last summer?’
- ‘How many times did the phone ring last night?’
How can I use much longer?
What does not much longer mean?
if something will not happen for much longer, it will soon stop happening.
What is long example?
Frequency: The definition of long is an extended distance or an extended period of time. An example of long is a 100 mile road. An example of long is a 4-hour movie. A mile long; an hour long.
When to use how long or how much longer?
“How much longer” would only be used in a situation where the event was in progress and already considered to be taking a long time – i.e. ‘longer’ meaning an addition to the already long time period.
How to calculate the duration of time between two times?
To add or subtract time from a date, use the Time Calculator. Calculating the duration between two times can be a little tricky depending on the numbers of minutes and seconds in the two times being compared. As an example, the following are the steps to determine the number of hours and minutes between two chosen times within the same day:
How to calculate the duration of PM hours?
For PM hours, add 12 to the number to convert it to 24-hour time. For example, 1:00 PM would be 13:00 in 24-hour time. Determine whether the number of minutes is larger in the starting time or the ending time.
What’s the difference between AM and PM hours?
AM hours are the same in both 12-hour and 24-hour time. For PM hours, add 12 to the number to convert it to 24-hour time. For example, 1:00 PM would be 13:00 in 24-hour time. Determine whether the number of minutes is larger in the starting time or the ending time.