English version

a ... and a half

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englisha ... and a halfa ... and a halfinformalGOOD/EXCELLENT used when you think that something is very unusual or surprising, or very good That was a meal and a half! half
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a ... and a halfRaymo led him a block and a half south.Federal employees were again told to stay at home after the city was buried under a foot and a half of snow.The firehouse is about a mile and a half away from my house.In the previous half-century it could not have been more than a million and a half in all.Jones is in a Merseyside clinic after losing a stone and a half in weight over the last seven days.This phase was to last a year and a half and it was a period of general ineffectuality.He has been engaged to another girl for over a year and a half.
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