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How long is a fortnight?

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How long is a fortnight?

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Sometimes when you're reading a book that was written in the past, the words that the author uses are unfamiliar. Learning some of these words can help you when you're reading classic literature.

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In the classic Little Women by Louisa May Alcott, the word 'fortnight', meaning a period of 14 days, is used many times. Here's an example from...

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