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    sekundenlang (anders als LEO)

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    Gibts was anderes als "for seconds"?
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    So ein Partizip wie "second length silence"???
    AuthorJosefine25 Mar 06, 22:14
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    Was wäre denn so verkehrt an z.B. there was a silence for seconds?
    #1Authoresther25 Mar 06, 22:18
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    You can write:

    There was a silence lasting just a few seconds.
    After a few seconds of silence...
    After a few seconds' silence...
    It was silent for a second, and then...

    Are any of these useful in your context?
    #2AuthorGeorgeA (US)25 Mar 06, 22:19
    Suggestiona lengthy silence
    Comment
    maybe.... ?
    #3AuthorMM25 Mar 06, 22:20
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    a moment's silence
    #4Authoresther25 Mar 06, 22:21
     
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