Posted by rfvv on Monday, July 8, 2013 at 10:25pm.
1. Dig a hold 2 feet deep.
2. Dig a hole for 2 feet deep.
(Are both OK? Is 'for' omitted in Sentence 1?)

English  Ms. Sue, Monday, July 8, 2013 at 10:30pm
The first is correct (dig a hole).
The second isn't right.

English  rfvv, Monday, July 8, 2013 at 10:33pm
1. Dig a hole 2 feet deep.
2. Dig a hole for 2 feet deep.
(Are both OK? Is 'for' omitted in Sentence 1?)
Sorry..spelling mistake...Shouldn't we use 'for'?

English  Ms. Sue, Monday, July 8, 2013 at 10:44pm
We don't use "for" in this construction.
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