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1. I bought a $ 10 shirt and a $ 5 socks.

2. I bought a $ 10 shirt and a pair of $ 5 socks.

3. I bought a $ 10 shirt and $ 5 socks.
(Which one is correct?)

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  1. #2 is best; #3 is OK; #1 is incorrect.

    Be sure to move those dollar signs so they are immediately preceding the numbers -- no spaces:

    I bought a $10 shirt and a pair of $5 socks.

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