'a total of' or 'in total'? There were a total of 40 people there. There were 40 people in total there. Which of the above sentence is common? How about the following two sentences? A total of 40 people went there. 40 people in total went there.
Oct 11, 2012 6:41 AM
Answers · 4
There WAS a total of 40 people. Yes, both sentences are fine. Both are quite common, as far as I know.
October 11, 2012
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