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1. I have a couple of books.
2. I have two books.
3. I have two or three books.
(What does #1 mean? Does #1 mean #2 or #3?)

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SraJMcGin
1. When you say "I have a couple of books" that would be two.
2. This means the same thing.
3. This is either 2 or 3 so if there are 3, that is one more than #1 or #2.
Sra
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